Leveling Up: Armadillo Wins Level One

In October 2008, Texas-based Armadillo Aerospace won the $350,000 prize for Level One of the Northrop Grumman Lunar Lander Challenge. This program is intended to spur development of new lunar landers capable of ferrying payloads and people between lunar orbit and the lunar surface.

In October...

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