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GTO spent stage/SAT

February 6, 2016

(A)(1)Congress mandates that all MEO and GTO spent stages must  have a 60 plus day life.

(A)(2) all such stages must be stored in LDRO or discarded into solar orbit(future ISRU ?)

(A)(3) Government will provide a small subsidy by deploying Cubesats into solar orbit from most spent stages(NEO missions)

(A)(4) Free lunar return and a Oberth burn might be possible for some upper stages.

(A)(5) Lunar flyby and IVF and SEP might make some planetary missions possible.


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