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Building NASA's New Spacecraft: Constellation Work Assigned

Thursday, June 22, 2006

Constellation Program
A rocket fires for Translunar Injection, carrying the Crew Exploration Vehicle and lunar lander out of Earth's orbit and toward the moon. Credit: NASA/John Frassanito and Associates.

NASA's Constellation Program is getting to work on the new spacecraft that will return humans to the moon and blaze a trail to Mars and beyond. Thousands of people across the agency are pulling together to meet this challenge, with work assignments that will sustain ten healthy and productive centers.Each NASA center is playing a vital role in making the Vision for Space Exploration a reality.

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