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DC-X Delta Clipper

Discussion in 'SpaceX' started by claytorj, Dec 26, 2013.

  1. claytorj

    claytorj Member

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    Just saw this old video of the Delta Clipper:

     
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    #2 doug, Jun 23, 2014
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    Recently saw this DC-X program promo video that came out before it's demise with the destruction of the DC-XA.



    It's interesting how the arguments for reusability are essentially the same ones SpaceX uses today. Though SSTO was probably a bridge too far. Reusable stages seem far more manageable.
     

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