NASA is blaming Congress for the need to pay $424 million more to Russia to get U.S. astronauts into space.

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  • NASA will end up paying Russia $3.37 billion to launch ...
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  • Russia charging NASA $70 million per rocket seat
    Russia charging NASA $70 million per rocket seat. ... NASA is paying $424 million more to Russia to get U.S. astronauts into space, and the agency’s leader is blaming Congress for the extra expense. NASA announced its latest contract with the Russian Space Agency on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. ...
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