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In-depth study: Commercial cargo program a bargain for NASA
"It is arguable that the US Treasury has already made that initial investment back."

Eric Berger - 11/8/2017, 2:05 PM

It has generally been assumed that NASA will save money by spurring the development of services by US companies to supply the International Space Station, but such conclusions have largely been based on estimates. Now, a rigorous new review authored by a NASA analyst, and published by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, offers a clear answer to this question.

https://arstechnica.com/science/2017/11/in-depth-study-commercial-cargo-program-a-bargain-for-nasa/

The report cited in the article is attached.
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This was mentioned a few days ago in a Commercial Crew thread, that post also has the slide presentation attached:
http://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=35717.msg1745091#msg1745091

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This was mentioned a few days ago in a Commercial Crew thread, that post also has the slide presentation attached:
http://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=35717.msg1745091#msg1745091

Thank you - too many threads and not enough time ...

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