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No Falcon Way: NASA to stick with SLS, SpaceX more like space ex

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Not mentioned in the article, but also quite important, is that the SLS is faster than Falcon Heavy. If you lob something towards the outer solar system with SLS, it'll get there a lot sooner. For manned flight to Mars, that matters a lot.

Payload is not the only spec that matters.

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