NASA Commercial Cargo Program
This is a marker page….watch the videos for the flavor of the full story to come.
The text and story was written long ago, but more information has come to light, and some rework needs to be done.
Highlights of the Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) Program include footage from the SpaceX Dragon and Orbital Sciences Cygnus missions to the International Space Station.
NASA Home Page on this program
NASA’s Commercial Cargo Program — June 2013
The 2013 report