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Flight controllers work with the International Space Station Monday at the Johnson Space Center. Funding for the station may be eliminated after 2024.

Flight controllers work with the International Space Station Monday at the Johnson Space Center. Funding for the station may be eliminated after 2024.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot discusses the fiscal year 2019 budget proposal during a State of NASA address Monday at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.

Acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot discusses the fiscal year 2019 budget proposal during a State of NASA address Monday at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.

Photo: Bill Ingalls, HOGP


Astronaut Doug Wheelock talks with visitors outside of Mission Control during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Astronaut Doug Wheelock talks with visitors outside of Mission Control during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Visitors take pictures of an Orion capsule that is used for training by NASA staff and astronauts inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Visitors take pictures of an Orion capsule that is used for training by NASA staff and astronauts inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Equipment sits in the giant pool at the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Equipment sits in the giant pool at the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Workers make adjustments to an Orion capsule being used for training at the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Workers make adjustments to an Orion capsule being used for training at the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


The inside of a Soyuz capsule is shown inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

The inside of a Soyuz capsule is shown inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


NASA astronaut Don Pettit talks about the Soyuz capsule that he has taken three rides in during a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston. Pettit is a veteran of two long-duration stays on the International Space Station as well as a shuttle flight. less
NASA astronaut Don Pettit talks about the Soyuz capsule that he has taken three rides in during a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston. Pettit is … more

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Visitors walk past the remaining piece of mocked up space shuttle inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Visitors walk past the remaining piece of mocked up space shuttle inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Visitors look at the robots and vehicles in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Visitors look at the robots and vehicles in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Stickers adorn the side of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Stickers adorn the side of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Astronaut Doug Wheelock poses for a picture during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Astronaut Doug Wheelock poses for a picture during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Visitors look at the robots and vehicles in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Visitors look at the robots and vehicles in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


The Orion space capsule used for training inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility is modified at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

The Orion space capsule used for training inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility is modified at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Astronaut Doug Wheelock laughs with visitors outside of Mission Control during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Astronaut Doug Wheelock laughs with visitors outside of Mission Control during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Flight controllers work on the International Space Station in Flight Control Room 1, one of five control rooms in Mission Control at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Flight controllers work on the International Space Station in Flight Control Room 1, one of five control rooms in Mission Control at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


A newer version of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

A newer version of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


The inside of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

The inside of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


A spider-like robot sits inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

A spider-like robot sits inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


The inside of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

The inside of a Lunar Electric Rover inside the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


A NASA employee works on the floor of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility while astronauts train in a mockup of the International Space Station at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

A NASA employee works on the floor of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility while astronauts train in a mockup of the International Space Station at the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Astronaut Doug Wheelock talks to a group during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Astronaut Doug Wheelock talks to a group during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Workers make adjustments to an Orion capsule being used for training at the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Workers make adjustments to an Orion capsule being used for training at the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

during a tour of the Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


NASA astronaut Don Pettit (in blue) talks to visitors about the Soyuz capsule that he has taken three rides in during a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston. Pettit is a veteran of two long-duration stays on the International Space Station as well as a shuttle flight. less
NASA astronaut Don Pettit (in blue) talks to visitors about the Soyuz capsule that he has taken three rides in during a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, … more

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Visitors take pictures of International Space Station training modules during a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Visitors take pictures of International Space Station training modules during a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle


Flight controllers work on the International Space Station in Flight Control Room 1, one of five control rooms in Mission Control at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Flight controllers work on the International Space Station in Flight Control Room 1, one of five control rooms in Mission Control at Johnson Space Center, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Houston.

Photo: Mark Mulligan, Houston Chronicle



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