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Northrop Grumman names spacecraft In honour of fallen astronaut of Indian decent Kalpana Chawla

Northrop Grumman has named its next space station resupply ship after Dr Kalpana Chawla, an astronaut of India decent. The “S.S. Kalpana Chawla,” Northrop Grumman’s next Cygnus spacecraft to launch to the International Space Station, is christened in honor of the Columbia astronaut, company officials announced on Tuesday (September 8) […]