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Are manned missions economically viable or is it more effective to focus on less expensive drone missions?

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To attract huge investments to fund manned missions it is necessary to provide an economic return

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Currently the plan to make space exploration physically viable is to provide an economic return. This can be accomplished by either importing mineral resources of the planet or implementing factories to take advantage of planet resource. However if questionable that the huge investments requires to initiate mechanism will provide a return in a reasonable amount of time and in the case whether this can be done with a fully drone mission.

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This page was last edited on Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 at 20:38 UTC