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Pittsburgh Company’s Spacecraft Set to Send First Commercial Moon Mission in March

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Astrobotic Technology

A spacecraft that was built in Pittsburgh is set for lift off by the end of March. WESA’s An-Li Herring reports, companies across Pennsylvania made critical components for Astrobotic's lunar lander.

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(Original air-date: 1/18/23)

An-Li Herring is a reporter for 90.5 WESA, with a focus on economic policy, local government, and the courts. She previously interned for NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg in Washington, DC, and the investigations team at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. A Pittsburgh native, An-Li completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan and earned her law degree from Stanford University.