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NASA to Fund Initial Designs of Commercial Space Stations Via CLD Program

Commercial Space Stations

NASA plans to enter into two to four Space Act Agreements with companies to support the initial design of their proposed commercial space stations in low Earth orbit as part of the Commercial LEO Development program. NASA is expected to release a draft announcement of proposals in April and the final version in May 2021.

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NASA Concludes WFIRST Space Telescope Preliminary Design Phase

A NASA-operated space observatory has passed the preliminary design review phase, marking a major milestone for the spacecraft's development, Space News reported Monday. Michael New, deputy associate administrator for science at NASA’s Science Mission Directorate, said the Wide-Field Infrared Survey Telescope passed the PDR phase with successful results.

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