Re: FWD (FT) Re: SDI debate [was - eeyore and tigger]

Date: Sat Jun 17 2000 - 19:37:29 MDT

In a message dated 6/14/00 12:13:04 AM Central Daylight Time, writes:

> >I thought the conspiracy was to get the military to pay for a
> >permanent manned presence in space.
> No, it was to pay for the development of a SSTO (single stage to orbit)
> spaceplane
> for the USAF, successfully completed in the late 80s according to Aviation
> Leak.

I don't think the Black Budget is big enough to hide something like that.
It's big, but not THAT big . . .

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