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Images: SpaceX, Rocketplane win NASA support

Oklahoma-based Rocketplane Kistler plans to launch its demonstration flight, to and from the International Space Station, in 2008. It stands to earn $207 million from the NASA grant.

Rocketplane Kistler

By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...