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Committee Reports
- Transmittal Letter for Summary Report (pdf, 32K)
- Summary Report (pdf, 152K)

Background Documents
- Letter from OSTP Requesting Review (pdf, 193K)
- NASA Response Letter (pdf, 48K)
- Signed Copy of Committee Charter (pdf, 119K)
- Transcripts of May 8, 2009 Media Briefing with Norm Augustine
- Human Space Flight Review Statement of Task (pdf, 20k)
- Committee Subgroup Structure and Membership (pdf, 91.2kb)

Federal Register Notices
- Federal Register Notice Regarding the Establishment of the Committee (pdf, 5K)
- Federal Register Notice - June 17 meeting (pdf, 44k)
- Federal Register Notice - July 28 meeting (pdf, 52k)
- Federal Register Notice - July 29 meeting (pdf, 52k)
- Federal Register Notice - July 30 meeting (pdf, 52k)
- Federal Register Notice - August 5 meeting (pdf, 44k)
- Federal Register Notice - August 12 meeting (pdf, 63k)
- Federal Register Notice - August 24 meeting (pdf, 48k)
- Federal Register Notice - October 8 public teleconference (pdf, 48k)

Meeting Agendas
- June 17 Public Agenda (pdf, 11k)
- July 28 Public Agenda (pdf, 15k)
- July 29 Public Meeting (pdf, 15k)
- July 30 Public Meeting (pdf, 15k)
- August 5 Public Meeting (pdf, 44k)
- August 12 Public Meeting (pdf, 14k)

Transcripts

Public Meeting - Washington, D.C. - June 17, 2009
- Meeting Video Transcript (6-17-09) (txt, 692k)

Public Meeting - Houston, Texas - July 28, 2009
- Meeting Video Transcript (7-28-09) (txt, 663k)

Public Meeting - Huntsville, Alabama - July 29, 2009
- Meeting Video Transcript (7-29-09) (pdf, 772k)

Public Meeting - Cocoa Beach, Florida - July 30, 2009
- Meeting Video Transcript (7-30-09) (pdf, 4.48MB)

Public Meeting - Washington, D.C. - August 5, 2009
- Meeting Video Transcript (8-05-09) (txt, 416k)

Public Meeting - Washington, D.C. - August 12, 2009
- Meeting Video Transcript (8-12-09) (txt, 724k)

Press Conference - Washington, D.C. - July 17, 2009
- July 17 Norman Augustine Press Conference Transcript (pdf, 564k)

NASA News Briefing - NASA Headquarters - May 9, 2009
- May 8 NASA News Briefing Transcript (doc, 67k)

Meeting Presentations

Public Meeting - Washington, D.C. - June 17, 2009
- 9:20am - Summary of past studies - NASA/Mike Hawes (pdf, 60k)
- 9:30am - Constellation Program - Nasa/Doug Cooke (pdf, 4.55MB)
- 10:00am - ISS Partner Discussion - ESA - Jean-Jacques Dordain (pdf, 241k)
- 10:00am - ISS Partner Discussion - RSA - Perminov (pdf, 460k)
- 12:00pm - Comments via Website (pdf, 81k)
- 1:00pm - EELV Considerations - NASA Expendable Launch Services Current Use of EELV - Lynn Cline (pdf, 590k)
- 1:00pm - EELV Considerations - Briefing to the Review of U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee - Michael Gass (pdf, 3.03MB)
- 1:00pm - EELV Considerations - Initial Summary of Human Rated Delta IV Heavy Study - Gary Pulliam (pdf, 123k)
- 2:00pm - Other Commercial Launch Capabilities - NASA COTS - NASA/Doug Cooke (pdf, 773k)
- 2:00pm - Other Commercial Launch Capabilities - SpaceX COTS - SpaceX (pdf, 3.67MB)
- 2:00pm - Other Commercial Launch Capabilities - Orbital COTS - Orbital (pdf, 3.34MB)
- 2:00pm - Other Commercial Launch Capabilities - ISS CRS - NASA/Mike Suffredini (pdf, 790k)
- 3:30pm - Alternative Architectures - Direct - Steve Metschan (pdf, 26.9MB)
- 3:30pm - Alternative Architectures - Shuttle Side-mount Options - NASA/John Shannon (pdf, 2.35MB)

Public Meeting - Houston, TX - July 28, 2009
- 10:00am - JSC Perspective (ppt, 3MB)
- 10:30am - Astronaut Office - Steve Lindsey (ppt, 6.5MB)
- 12:30pm - NASA Constellation Projects - Jeff Hanley (ppt, 5.84MB)
- 12:30pm - NASA Constellation Projects (ppt, 40.9MB)
- 1:30pm - ISS/Shuttle Subgroup Briefing and Deliberations - Sally Ride (ppt, 5.06MB)

Public Meeting - Huntsville, AL - July 29, 2009
- 8:00am - Marshall Space Flight Center Perspective - Robert Lightfoot (ppt, 9.67MB)
- 8:30am - LEO Access Subgroup Briefing and Deliberations - Bo Bejmuk (ppt, 1.8MB)
- 10:00am - NASA Constellation Projects (ppt, 7.23MB)
- 10:00am - NASA Constellation Projects (ppt, 7.41MB)
- 2:00pm - Integration Subgroup Briefing and Deliberations - Les Lyles (ppt, 6.36MB)

Public Meeting - Cocoa Beach, FL - July 30, 2009
- 8:00am - Kennedy Space Center Perspective - Bob Cabana (ppt, 379KB)
- 8:30am - Exploration Beyond LEO Subgroup Briefing and Deliberations - Ed Crawley (ppt, 14MB)
- 11:00am - NASA Constellation Projects- Jeff Hanley (ppt, 32.4MB)
- 11:00am - NASA Constellation Projects - Pepper Phillips (ppt, 10.3MB)
- 11:00am - NASA Constellation Projects - Bob Ess (ppt, 2.09MB)
- 11:00am - NASA Constellation Projects - Jeff Hanley(ppt, 3.28MB)

Public Meeting - Washington, D.C. - August 5, 2009
- 8:00am - Keynote Address to 44th Robert H. Goddard Memorial Symposium (pdf, 24k) - John Marburger
- 8:00am - Keynote Address to 46th Robert H. Goddard Memorial Symposium (pdf, 33k) - John Marburger
- 8:00am - Jack Marburger's Remarks to the Committee (pdf, 98k) - John Marburger
- 8:30am - Mars Society Views on U.S. Human Space Flight (pdf, 1.68MB) - Robert Zubrin
- 8:30am - Accepting the Challenge Before Us (pdf, 188k) - Robert Zubrin
- 9:00am - Life & Physical Sciences in Microgravity & Partial Gravity Environments (pdf, 3MB) - Elizabeth Cantwell
- 9:00am - Opportunities and Challenges in Astronomy and Astrophysics (pdf, 1MB) - Marcia Rieke
- 9:00am - Planetary Science Briefing (pdf, 109k) - Steve Squyres
- 10:30am - Arianespace Briefing (pdf, 378k) - Jean-Yves Le Gall
- 10:45am - EADS Briefing (pdf, 2.22MB) - Mark Kinnersley
- 10:45am - Statement by EADS Astrium (pdf, 44k) - Dr. Mark Kinnersley
- 11:00am - Options and Decisions on Human Exploration Discussion August 5, 2009 (pdf, 152k) - Ed Crawley

Public Meeting - Washington, D.C. - August 12, 2009
- 1:00pm - Integrated Options (ppt, 11.6MB) - Ed Crawley
- 1:00pm - Affordability Analysis (ppt, 2.66MB) - Sally Ride
- 1:00pm - Evaluation Measures and Criteria (ppt, 778k) - Wanda Austin
- 1:00pm - Preliminary Options Scoring - (ppt, 290k) - Ed Crawley

Public Teleconference - Washington, D.C. - October 08, 2009
- Committee Evaluation Charts (pdf, 92k)
- Scoring Update (pdf, 40k)
- 10.08.09 Public Teleconference Audio (mp3, 30.8mb)
- 10.08.09 Public Teleconference Minutes (pdf, 32k)

Congressional Statements
- Representative Olson Statement to Committee (6-17-09) (pdf, 72k)
- Senator Vitter Statement to Committee (6-17-09) (pdf, 16k)
- Representative Gordon Statement to Committee (6-17-09) (pdf, 424k)
- Representative Hall Statement to Committee (6-17-09) (pdf, 16k)
- Senator Hutchison Statement to Committee (6-17-09) (pdf, 14k)
- Representative Meek Statement to the Committee (7-30-09) (pdf, 31k)
- Representative Posey Statement to the Committee (7-30-09) (pdf, 18k)
- Representative Kosmas Statement to the Committee (7-30-09) (pdf, 28k)
- Senator Martinez Statement to the Committee (7-30-09) (pdf, 48k)
- Senator Shelby Statement to the Committee (7-30-09) (pdf, 2MB)
- Representative Kucinich Statement to the Committee (08-04-09) (pdf, 140k)
- Senator Hatch Letter to the Committee (08-26-09) (pdf, 68k)
- Statement of the Honorable Ralph Hall (R-TX) (pdf, 16k)
- Statement of the Honorable Pete Olson (R-TX) (pdf, 69k)

U.S. House of Representatives
Committee on Science and Technology

Hearing: Options and Issues for NASA’s Human Space Flight Program:
Report of the “Review of U.S. Human Space Flight Plans” Committee
- Norman R. Augustine Testimony (09-15-09) (pdf, 36k)
- Michael D. Griffin Testimony (09-15-09) (pdf, 304k)
- VADM Joseph W. Dyer, USN (Retired) Testimony (09-15-09) (pdf, 20k)
- Augustine Invitation (pdf, 60k)
- Dyer Invitation (pdf, 62k)
- Bart Gordon Statement (09-08-09) (pdf, 31k)
- Gabrielle Giffords Statement (09-09-09) (pdf, 33k)
- Pete Olson Statement (09-10-09) (pdf, 22k)
- Unofficial Hearing Transcript (rtf, 163k)

U.S. Senate
Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation

Science and Space Subcommittee
Hearing: Options from the Review of U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee
- Norman R. Augustine Testimony (09-16-09) (pdf, 37k)
- John D Rockefeller Statement (09-16-09) (rtf, 2k)
- Bailey Hutchison Statement (09-16-09) (rtf, 3k)
- Unofficial Hearing Transcript (pdf, 184k)

Press Releases
- Release 09-123 NASA Announces Members of Human Space Flight Review Committee (doc, 38k)
- OSTP Press Release Announcing Review (pdf, 50k)
- Release 09-129 NASA Launches Human Space Flight Review Web Site for Public Use (doc, 32k)
- Budget Roll-out and Augustine Review Press Release (pdf, 15k)
- Agenda for June 17 U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Meeting (pdf, 16k)
- U.S. Human Space Flight Review Committee Announces Public Meetings (pdf, 50k)
- Human Space Flight Review Committee Announces Meeting Agendas (pdf, 49k)
- Human Space Flight Review Committee Cancels Meeting (txt, 4k) - 10.08.09 Meeting Press Release (pdf, 16k)

Public-Submitted Documents
- ABC Radio Commentary-1991 (pdf, 107k)
- America at the Threshold America's Space Exploration Initiative (Synthesis Group) - Executive Summary (pdf, 835k)
- Applying a Macro-Economic Analysis to Space Policy (pdf, 943k)
- Everyone's going to the Moon (pdf, 34k)
- A Goal For the Human Spaceflight Program (pdf, 116k)
- Letter from Senator Mitch McConnell (pdf, 9.5MB)
- Letter to Augustine Committee (doc, 47k) - submitted by Jeff Woytach
- HERRO: A Science-Oriented Strategy for Crewed Missions Beyond LEO (pdf, 480k) - Submitted by George R. Schmidt, PhD, PE
- Humans to Mars: Logical Step or Dangerous Distraction? (pdf, 339k) - Submitted by James A. Vedda, Ph.D.
- Comment for the Augustine Commission June 2nd 2009 (doc, 34k) - Submitted by Amalie Sinclair
- The moon as a stepping stone for a spacefaring civilization (pdf, 500k) - Submitted by Dr. rer. nat. Kai Multhaup
- Supporting Slide for The moon as a stepping stone for a spacefaring civilization (jpg, 93k) - Submitted by Dr. rer. nat. Kai Multhaup
- A role for public participation in space exploration planning and policy making (doc, 31k) - Submitted by Linda Billings, Ph.D.
- A Perpetual Space Station (doc, 36k) - Submitted by Dick Jacobson
- 21st Century Space (pdf, 63k) - Submitted by Thomas Lee Elifritz
- NASA Solicitation JSC-COTS-2 (pdf, 169k) - Submitted by Thomas Lee Elifritz
- Human Space Flight - A New Direction (pdf, 103k) - Submitted by Thomas Lee Elifritz
- Creating a Sustainable Manned Space Flight Program (pdf, 193k) - Submitted by Michael Patrick O’Hara
- Commercial Lunar Robotics to Enhance Human Exploration (doc, 36k) - Submitted by John Kohut, CEO Astrobotic Technology, Inc.
- A Lunar Surface Rendezvous (LSR) Architecture Proposal (pdf, 332k) - Submitted by Daniel R. Adamo
- A Letter to the President concerning the Promise and Challenge of Space (doc, 53k) - Submitted by Alex Michael Bonnici
- Letter to Review of Human Spaceflight Committee (pdf, 102k) - Submitted by Marion Blakey, Aerospace Industries Association
- The Role of Space in Addressing America’s National Priorities (pdf, 3.63MB) - Submitted by Aerospace Industries Association
- Did you see the weather report for this world? (doc, 31k) - Submitted by Brent Morgan
- Recommendations to the Review of U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee (rtf, 13k) - Submitted by Hans L.D.G. Starlife
- NASA World Tree (png, 347k) - Submitted by Hans L.D.G. Starlife
- Letter to the Committee (txt, 2k) - Submitted by O Glenn Smith NASA/JSC retired
- Suggestions For The U. S. Human Space Flight Plan (doc, 38k) - Submitted by Arthur M. Collins, Retired Aerospace Engineer
- Managing environmental impact of space flight, alternate Ares V architecture to NASA June 2008 recommendation and changes to Ares I first stage (doc, 1.34MB) - Submitted by Peter Egan
- The Global Space Administration (GSA) (doc, 87k) - Submitted by Miguel Cooper
- Requirements for Manned Space Flights to Mars: Should NASA Skip Returning to the Moon? (pdf, 16k) - Submitted by Nickolaus E. Leggett, Analyst
- Man on Mars by 2019 using 3 Shuttles (pdf, 32k) - Submitted by Michael J. Coppi,
- Depot-Centric Human Spaceflight (pdf, 103k) - Submitted by Jonathan Goff
- Briefing for Political/National Leaders on Options Available for the US Space Program (pdf, 2MB) - Submitted by Michael Brazelton
- What are the appropriate destinations and sequences of exploration for human exploration beyond LEO (docx, 16k) - Submitted by Gary Kitmacher
- Letter to the Committee (pdf, 15k) - Submitted by Eric Christiansen
- Propellantless Space Travel Using Recycled Kinetic Energy (pdf, 733k) - Submitted by Phil Turek
- Impulse Engine (pptx, 2.8MB) - Submitted by Phil Turek
- Explore Our Stepping Stone – First Understand What The Moon Offers (pdf, 58k) - Submitted by Arlin Crotts, Professor of Astronomy, Columbia University
- Letter from Alan W. Harris (pdf, 10k) - Submitted by Alan W. Harris
- Response to Beyond LEO (pdf, 26k) - Submitted by Michael Ayres
- Moon on the Way to Mars (doc, 41k) - Submitted by Rob Edmonds
- Changing NASA (doc, 700k) - Submitted by Edgar Zapata
- Feedback (pdf, 46k) - Submitted by Mark Laurent
- Recommendations for the Human Space Flight Committee (pdf, 21k) - Robert E. Bruccoleri, Ph.D.
- Proposal (pdf, 240k) - Submitted by Gary Kitmacher
- Flexibility for EVA Missions (doc, 26k) - Submitted by Thomas A. Sullivan, Ph.D., HEFD Manager for Constellation
- Reflections on Human Space Flight and Science Productivity for the Review of Human Space Flight Committee (pdf, 104k) - Submitted by Dan Lester, Research Fellow University of Texas at Austin
- Space Shuttle Retirement and the Cyrus Space System (wpd, 45k) - Submitted by Daniel Sterling Sample
- Cyrus Spacecraft at Mars image (jpg, 53k) - Submitted by Daniel Sterling Sample
- Provisional pg 1 11-12-08 (jpg, 137k) - Submitted by Daniel Sterling Sample
- Provisional pg 2 11-12-08 (jpg, 187k) - Submitted by Daniel Sterling Sample
- Provisional pg 3 11-12-08 (jpg, 241k) - Submitted by Daniel Sterling Sample
- Provisional Space Platform pg 4 11-12-08 (jpg, 173k) - Submitted by Daniel Sterling Sample
- Future of America’s Space Exploration Program (pdf, 1.47MB) - Submitted by Bob Mitchell, President of the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership
- Letter from the School of Earth and Space Exploration (pdf, 239k) - Submitted by Kip Hodges, Director, School of Earth and Space Exploration
- On the Future of Human Space Flight (doc, 31k) - Submitted by George Osorio
- Brevard Workforce Development Board Letter (pdf, 106k) - Submitted by the Brevard Workforce Development Board
- Lunar Shuttle System (doc, 30k) - Submitted by Louis R. Archuleta
- Lunar Shuttle System – About the Author (doc, 21k) - Submitted by Louis R. Archuleta
- Lunar Shuttle System – Supporting Diagram 1 (jpg, 2.36MB) - Submitted by Louis R. Archuleta
- Lunar Shuttle System – Supporting Diagram 2 (jpg, 1.77MB) - Submitted by Louis R. Archuleta
- Lunar Shuttle System – Supporting Diagram 3 (jpg, 744k)- Submitted by Louis R. Archuleta
- Remarks to the Review of U.S. Human Spaceflight Plans Committee (pdf, 23k) - Osa E. Fitch, Ph.D.
- Submittal to Augustine HSF Committee (pdf, 73k) - Submitted by Joseph P. Gillin
- Outline Strategic Plan for Future of U S Human Space Flight (doc, 39k) - Submitted by O Glenn Smith, PhD is a former manager of Shuttle Systems Engineering at NASA/JSC
- Analysis of Propellant Tank Masses (pdf, 38k) - Submitted by Steven S. Pietrobon, Ph.D.
- American Astronautical Society Public Policy Statement (doc, 113k) - Submitted by James R. Kirkpatrick, Executive Director, American Astronautical Society
- The Connection between Human Space flight; Economic Recovery; and Global Climate Change Remediation (pdf, 176k) - Submitted by George A. Eastman
- EELV study data (doc, 27k) - Submitted by Daniel J. Deger
- Recommended Policy Changes for Increased International and Private Sector Participation in Manned Space Flight Activity (doc, 35k) - Submitted by Nickolaus E. Leggett
- Bridging Knowledge Gaps in Space Systems (pdf, 63k) - Submitted by Ali F. AbuTaha
- Transformative STEM Subjects and More (doc, 39k) - Submitted by Ali F. AbuTaha
- Wave Modulations (pdf, 20k) - Submitted by Ali F. AbuTaha
- The Problem with the Space Shuttle and the Space Program (pdf, 968k) - Submitted by Ali F. AbuTaha
- On Creating A Space Faring Society (doc, 35k) - Submitted by Adam Martin
- Space Private Sector-Industrial Policy Information (pdf, 214k) - Submitted by Carey M. McCleskey & William R. Claybaugh, II
- Space Flight Priorities (pdf, 56k) - Kent A. Peacock, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Lethbridge
- ARES platform-architecture intended for inclusion in “Review of United States Human Space Flight Plans” (pdf, 119k) - Submitted by Dinesh S. Atreya
- Architecture for Reusable Responsive Exploration Systems: ARES - Platform and Reusable Responsive Architecture for Innovative Space Exploration: PRAISE (Part 1) (pdf, 7.42MB) - Submitted by Dinesh S. Atreya
- Continuous Space Safety Architecture that Fix exploration Exceptions through Technology (SAFETY) (pdf, 91k) - Submitted by Dinesh S. Atreya
- Why “Flexible Path” is not an option (pdf, 49k) - Submitted by Mark Friedenbach
- Why “Flexible Path” is not an option (pdf, 49k) - Submitted by Mark Friedenbach
- Manned mission to Mars in 2019 (pdf, 125k) - Submitted by Henri Tapani Heinonen
- A method to insure access to LEO and GTO and beyond (pdf, 56k) - Submitted by SRA Steven Torry Rappolee, Michigan Air national Guard
- Crew Survival Office’s Position on the Acceptability of the Proposed Inline RSRB Launch Vehicle for Crewed Launches (ppt, 1MB) - Submitted by Leo Langston, Paul Porter, Clint Thornton, JSC Crew Survival
- Space Policy Comparison (pdf, 73k) - Submitted by Chris Hammond
- Obama space policy (pdf, 55k) - Submitted by Chris Hammond
- Furthering Exploration - International Space Station Experience (pdf, 1.8MB) - Submitted by Gary Kitmacher and Theresa Maxwell
- IIS: A partnership in Enabling Space Exploration Through Reduction of Risk (pdf, 688k) - Submitted by Gary Kitmacher
- To the committee (doc, 47k) - Submitted by Edgar Zapata, Operations Analysis, NASA Kennedy Space Center
- Launching Humans into Space is Difficult, Dangerous, and Expensive (doc, 34k) - Submitted by O Glenn Smith
- Abundant Planet: “Make space profitable” (pdf, 1.1 MB) - Submitted by AbundantPlanet.org
- Options for a Meaningful U.S. Human Space Flight Program (doc, 88k) - Submitted by Brent Sherwood
- It is time (pdf, 63k) - Submitted by Michael Ayres
- The Relevance of the Space Program – My Story (docx, 15k) - Submitted by Holly Lamb
- Human Space flight – Augustine committee (pdf, 58k) - Submitted by Norman Wille
- A recommendation for NASA’s Human Space Flight Program (doc, 39k) - Submitted by Peter Egan
- From NASA to a National Space Exploration Administration (pdf, 333k) - Submitted by Arthur M. Hingerty
- Serious Errors in the Cost Estimates for the Development and Operation of Directly Shuttle-Derived Heavy Lift Launch Systems (pdf, 1.6MB) - Submitted by Stephen Metschan
- Sacramento L5 Society consensus paper (pdf, 20k) - Submitted by Joseph Barrett Bland, President, Sacramento L5 Society
- Consider the Investment in Our Human Workforce (pdf, 60k) - Submitted by Craig Horton
- The long-term goal of human space flight (pdf, 40k) - Submitted by Aviv Ofir
- HSF Letter 2009 August (pdf, 26k) - Submitted by Matthew J. Wronkiewicz
- Nova Terra Legatus (docx, 37k) - Submitted by Philip A. Turek
- Submission of document to Review of U.S. Space Flight Plans Committee (pdf, 293k) - Submitted by Dr. Axel Wittmann
- Creating Relevance - Key To Sustainability (doc, 137k) - Submitted by Mark K. Craig, NASA Retiree
- Practical Benefits for America (pdf, 33k) - Submitted by Daniel Woodard
- DIRECT’s Plan for Consolidating Plan/Policy/Budget Options (pdf, 271k) - Submitted by Stephen Metschan
- Options under consideration for US human space program - The importance of safely exploring space while at the same time enabling commercial opportunities – Connecting NASA activities with broader social goals (docx, 15k) - Submitted by Peter Egan
- You Get to Go ... NOW!: Opening Space To The American People (ppt, 705k) - Submitted by Bruce Pittman, Dan Rasky, Lynn Harper
- A Young Professional’s Perspective on the Future of Spaceflight at NASA (doc, 40k) - Submitted by Christian Carpenter
- A Rocket design with simplified tanks, thrust structure and Aerospike engine control (doc, 284k) - Submitted by Sterling Huxley
- Lunar Exploration Architecture Using Space Shuttle Hardware (doc, 43k) - Submitted by David Shinkevich
- OTV: An Argument for the Independent Trader (pdf, 849k) - Submitted by Dennis C. O'Brien
- The Letter to Dr. Norman Augustine Commission (pdf, 56k) - Submitted by Boris Berkovski
- Recommendations for the U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee from the Space Tourism Society (doc, 41k) - Submitted by Hank Murdoch, Executive Director, Space Tourism Society
- NASA is Relevant: but FACILITATE, Don't DO (txt, 5k) - Submitted by Donald A. Jacques
- Bristol Spaceplanes Submission to Augustine Committee (pdf, 670k) - Submitted by D. Ashford, Bristol Spaceplanes
- Pioneering the Space Frontier - The Report of the National Commission on Space (pdf, 2.8MB) - Submitted by Frank Paine
- Comments by Dr. Ravi Sharma (doc, 30k) - Submitted by Dr. Ravi Sharma

Plan For Exploration Beyond LEO Responses
- Plan for Exploration Beyond LEO document (pdf, 525k)
- David Lermit Response (pdf, 56k)
- John Strickland Jr Response (pdf, 177k)
- Andrew Knapp Response (pdf, 42k)
- Clifford Berg Response (pdf, 74k)
- Anonymous Response (pdf, 10k)
- Michael Moulder Response (pdf, 33k)
- Evon Speckhard Response (pdf, 35k)
- E Response (pdf, 36k)
- Dee Jay Randall Response (pdf, 39k)
- DIRECT's Plan for Exploration Beyond LEO (pdf, 7.18MB)

Fact Finding Documents
- Science-Related Briefings Received by Committee (pdf, 11k)
- DIRECT’s Plan for Consolidating Plan/Policy/Budget Options (pdf, 271k)
- CSA-NASA Human Space Flight Cooperation (pdf, 6.25MB) - Presented by Steve MacLean, President, Canadian Space Agency (CSA)
- Statement of Dr. Keiji Tachikawa (pdf, 212k) - Presented by Dr. Keiji Tachikawa, President, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)