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'We go back to the Moon to stay': Apollo vets not too chuffed with NASA's new rush to the regolith

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Re: Another Option

>Either way, a trip to the Moon would be genuinely useful.

Not necessarily, if it just developed throw away technology to meet some arbitrary time/budget deadline.

Making a single use Concorde which could fly from London to Ireland where it would crash land after jettisoning its single use rocket engines wouldn't be a useful first step in making transatlantic flights routine.

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