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Response to TheMadMonk (Reply #31)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 11:50 PM

33. There wasn't time.

They didn't have enough supplies to last until a new shuttle could be prepped and launched.

The "long shot rescue plan" would have been to try to boost the shuttle to the ISS, but that probably couldn't be done with the fuel on board.

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