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The Space Race Goes Local

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Carl Walz, former NASA astronaut, with a team of technicians performing tests of the Cygnus' LIDAR.
Sabri Ben-Achour
Carl Walz, former NASA astronaut, with a team of technicians performing tests of the Cygnus' LIDAR.

The loss of NASA's space shuttle program in Florida has led to an influx of space-related business for local companies. Sabri Ben-Achour visits one of the giants of Virginia's burgeoning space industry and profiles a space race in transition.

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