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

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@ ArrZarr

And arguably the large payload SLS is, although not quite "glint in the eye", but not necessarily a sure and sudden thing.

But on a more serious point, modular construction is good from repair / maintenance / replacement viewpoint.

And having multiple launch providers cannot hurt - remove single point of failure possibility, get them to compete on cost to reduce budgets (obv fantasy with cozy SLS funding scenario, but you can always hope..) etc

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