SP-4012 NASA HISTORICAL DATA BOOK: VOLUME III
PROGRAMS AND PROJECTS 1969-1978
 

Table 2-26. Space Shuttle - Solid Rocket Booster Design and Development Funding History

(in thousands of dollars)

 

Year

Request

Authorization

Programmed

.

1973

40 000 a

--- b

--- c

1974

18 100

18 100

8567

1975

22 600

22 600

21 143

1976

94 200 d

76 200

82 240

1977

82 600

82 600

100 400

1978

80 000

83 600

104 998

 

a For definition studies and configuration selection, initiation of detailed design, and start of booster engine or rocket motor development.

b Authorization figures were not broken down to include this category.

c It was estimated in the FY 1973 budget estimate that $1 700 000 would be programmed in FY 1972; see also note a above.

d Includes $18 000 000 for the transition quarter.

e Authorization figures do not include transition quarter funds.


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