Lockheed Martin Proposes Manned Mission to the Dark Side of the Moon
By Clay DillowPosted 11.23.2010 at 5:31 pm19 Comments
Lockheed Martin's Proposed L2-Farside Mission Lockheed Martin
The Obama administration may have axed NASA’s ambitious manned moon exploration plans for even an even more ambitious deep space exploration agenda, but for those developing the technologies that will one day take us to deep space the moon is just too ripe a testing ground to ignore. Lockheed Martin is pitching NASA what’s being called an L2-Farside Mission that would launch a manned Orion spacecraft into a stationary halo orbit on the other side of the moon.
Meanwhile, those who pay for it starve...