US Space Shuttle Program to Continue

    A Key Senate panel Approved the extension of space Shuttle program on Thursday 2011 budget Proposal.
 White House's 19 Billion Dollar request for NASA US Space agency begins on October 1.
Republican and Democratic members of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee unanimously approved the legislation.

Barack Obama opted not to fund successor program opting to encourage private space craft development. US space shuttle program are set be Shut down by early next year. Nasa will depends on Russia to fly Astronauts to the International Space Station.