kraisee - 27/8/2006 11:04 PM...Doing it at 25mT, you're talking about at least a years worth of continual EELV-class launches...
lmike - 28/8/2006 3:03 AM40-50 mt may be too large for a launch. Let's have the markets determine the sweet spots.
kraisee - 28/8/2006 12:13 AMQuotelmike - 28/8/2006 3:03 AM40-50 mt may be too large for a launch. Let's have the markets determine the sweet spots.Good point.Oh yeah - the only market for Lunar traffic is NASA... And that market wants 150mT missions launched on two flights.The "Market" seems to have spoken....Ross.
lmike - 28/8/2006 6:24 PMTo be frank, I've read the entire ESAS and I don't give a flying f'k what it says (mostly due to the results we are witnessing). If we can do one docking, we can do any number of dockings. If we can't do any, we are better of staying put on the Earth.