Bishop lauds White House for shuttle replacement decision

Utah Congressman Rob Bishop is lauding the Obama administration’s announcement that NASA has settled on plans for the replacement to the now-retired space shuttle. The announcement made Wednesday confirms that Alliance Techsystems, or ATK-produced solid rocket boosters will, in fact, be an essential component of the new plan to launch a test flight into low earth orbit by 2017. ATK has facilities in Box Elder County.

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