quote: it would take 15 Falcon 9 launches to put the ISS into orbit. SLS will have a maximum payload of 280,000 pounds, meaning that it could put nearly the entire thing into orbit with just 3 launches!
quote: Do you really think using 50 rocket launches for a single mission sounds at all efficient?
quote: but only if you also have a heavy launch system to put up things for them to dock with.
quote: $850 million
quote: "Hey cough up 30% to supply the Middle East/ African wars, growing govt incompetency, and fund entitlements"
quote: For the love of god, stop using this damn "fixed it for you" acronym.
quote: For the love of god, stop using this damn FIFY acronym. Where did this crap start? Are you so god damn lazy that you can't spell out four words?