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Ares I being reborn for commercial spaceflights

NASA's scrapped Ares I rocket may see new life as part of a new private launch vehicle to provide commercial flights to space for satellites, cargo – and maybe even people, the companies proposing it announced today (Feb. 8).Full story

Reuters: UPDATE 1-Alliant Techsystems posts higher profit

ATLANTA, Nov 4 (Reuters) - Alliant Techsystems Inc ,which makes ammunition and booster rockets, posted higherquarterly earnings on Thursday, aided by a tax benefit, andraised its full-year outlook. Full story

Rocket contractor lays off more engineers

ATK Space Systems has completed a fourth round of layoffs related to the phase-out of the space shuttle program. Full story

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