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NASA just bought the rest of the space station crew flights from SpaceX

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket and a Crew Dragon spacecraft are ready to launch NASA’s Crew-4 mission. Trevor Mahlman Nasa said this week that it plans to purchase five additional Crew Dragon missions from SpaceX to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station. Although the space agency’s press release doesn’t say specifically, these could …

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NASA to purchase five additional Crew Dragon flights – SpaceNews

WASHINGTON — NASA plans to purchase five more Crew Dragon missions to the International Space Station from SpaceX, a move the agency says is necessary to ensure long-term access to the station. In a market notice released June 1, NASA announced plans to release a single-source amendment to its existing Commercial Crew Transport Capabilities, or …

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Qatar Airways CEO defends 160 more daily flights in ‘climate neutral’ World Cup

Qatar Airways announced on Thursday that it has partnered with regional carriers to allow World Cup ticket holders fly to Doha and return from neighboring countries just for the day. Climate advocates say the decision goes against the tournament’s sustainability goals. “Please don’t believe people who only say negative [things]”, Akbar Al Baker told CNN’s …

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More than 6,000 flights canceled so far over Memorial Day weekend

The Memorial Day holiday weekend is proving messy for many airlines, with carriers canceling thousands of flights worldwide, including more than 500 in the United States on Sunday. As of Monday, more than 1,300 flights had been canceled as of 11:42 a.m. Eastern time, according to the flight tracking website. FlightAware. This followed around 1,640 …

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Avelo halts flights from northern Colorado regional airport of Loveland

Seven months after Avelo brought its fledgling airline to Northern Colorado Regional Airport, the low-cost carrier announced it would suspend services to Las Vegas and Burbank, California. Avelo Airlines blamed the suspension on rising fuel and supply costs. Its last flight to Las Vegas will be on June 16. Its final flight to Burbank will …

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