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US space programme in shock metric conversion

Reality - What a Concept
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Where have you been for the last FIVE years?

NASA Finally going Metric? NASA went Metric in 2007!

NASA Finally Goes Metric by SPACE.com StaffDate: 08 January 2007 Time: 04:00 PM ET

They just didn't bother converting the Shuttle documentation, but every new program uses metric units of measure, even if the parts are still based on inches. Too many mix-ups with metric tonne vs imperial ton, etc.

"My Jacket gets fourty rods to the hogs head and that's the way I likes it"

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