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PDP8E
post Sep 2 2008, 05:39 PM
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http://www.al.com/news/huntsvilletimes/ind....xml&coll=1

This is instead of 2010 -- still preliminary though.......hmmmmm....


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post Sep 2 2008, 06:00 PM
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This is a near impossible subject to discuss without mentioning the politics....but forum rules are rules.
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post Sep 2 2008, 06:43 PM
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QUOTE (djellison @ Sep 2 2008, 02:00 PM) *
This is a near impossible subject to discuss without mentioning the politics....but forum rules are rules.


I propose we just post the occasional relevant news and links to keep the community informed --- MINUS the politics...

Either the fleet flies after 2010 or they are retired in 2010


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post Sep 2 2008, 08:54 PM
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QUOTE (PDP8E @ Sep 2 2008, 11:43 AM) *
Either the fleet flies after 2010 or they are retired in 2010

Are these our only options? laugh.gif laugh.gif laugh.gif

Doug is the judge, but I do enjoy the "clearinghouse" of news and links being in one thread.


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post Sep 3 2008, 03:52 AM
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QUOTE (lyford @ Sep 2 2008, 12:54 PM) *
Are these our only options? laugh.gif laugh.gif laugh.gif


Well, maybe NASA could convert them to submarines. :-)

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post Sep 3 2008, 03:19 PM
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QUOTE (Greg Hullender @ Sep 2 2008, 08:52 PM) *
Well, maybe NASA could convert them to submarines. :-)
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Oh noes! You brought up the NASA/NOAA Inner Space/Outer Space controversy! This makes the manned/unmanned debate pale by comparison smile.gif smile.gif

The Spacecraft and The Submarine
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Timely cross reference though, innit?



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- PDP8E   Shuttle Extension 2015   Sep 2 2008, 05:39 PM
- - djellison   This is a near impossible subject to discuss witho...   Sep 2 2008, 06:00 PM
|- - Paolo Amoroso   QUOTE (djellison @ Sep 2 2008, 08:00 PM) ...   Sep 2 2008, 06:10 PM
||- - Greg Hullender   QUOTE (Paolo Amoroso @ Sep 2 2008, 11:10 ...   Sep 3 2008, 09:26 PM
|- - PDP8E   QUOTE (djellison @ Sep 2 2008, 02:00 PM) ...   Sep 2 2008, 06:43 PM
|- - lyford   QUOTE (PDP8E @ Sep 2 2008, 11:43 AM) Eith...   Sep 2 2008, 08:54 PM
||- - Greg Hullender   QUOTE (lyford @ Sep 2 2008, 12:54 PM) Are...   Sep 3 2008, 03:52 AM
||- - lyford   QUOTE (Greg Hullender @ Sep 2 2008, 08:52...   Sep 3 2008, 03:19 PM
|- - TheChemist   QUOTE (PDP8E @ Sep 2 2008, 09:43 PM) Eith...   Sep 2 2008, 10:33 PM
- - dvandorn   Leaving politics and funding issues aside, I think...   Sep 3 2008, 06:14 AM
- - Exploitcorporations   Great points from Doug and Wayne Hale's blog.....   Sep 3 2008, 07:58 AM
- - ilbasso   Is there a definition somewhere of how we are oper...   Sep 3 2008, 04:54 PM
- - djellison   ESA isn't politics (how can you draw an analog...   Sep 3 2008, 05:22 PM
|- - ilbasso   QUOTE (djellison @ Sep 3 2008, 01:22 PM) ...   Sep 3 2008, 08:32 PM
|- - djellison   QUOTE (ilbasso @ Sep 3 2008, 09:32 PM) Ma...   Sep 3 2008, 08:39 PM
|- - ElkGroveDan   QUOTE (ilbasso @ Sep 3 2008, 01:32 PM) Ma...   Sep 3 2008, 09:06 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   If you aren't sure, it's probably best to ...   Sep 3 2008, 05:26 PM
|- - climber   QUOTE (ElkGroveDan @ Sep 3 2008, 07:26 PM...   Sep 3 2008, 07:13 PM
- - nprev   Speaking absolutely apolitically, there seem to be...   Sep 4 2008, 08:03 AM
- - ilbasso   Last word on the subject, I promise, but I found t...   Sep 4 2008, 12:02 PM


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