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Ariane 5 primed for second launch of year after trajectory cockup

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@Killing Time

The Space Shuttle is not widely regarded as an example of economic reusability...

But it's true, it doesn't take a rocket scientist to understand how much of a black hole the Space Shuttle program budget turned out to be. It cost approximately US$240bn, or $1.8bn per landing (2018 dollars).

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