... at the Congressional Research Service with questions about space issues and technology issues, and we appreciate ... Under NASAa#39;s current schedule, the earliest the construction will be completed is July 2004, just over 20 years from ... $23.4 billion and $26 billion depending on whether assembly can be completed by July, 2004 or October, 2005. ... The major components of the cost increase are : first, costs for a Crew Return Vehicle (CRV) to return astronauts in an emergency.
|Title||:||Fiscal year 2000 NASA authorization, parts I-V|
|Author||:||United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics|