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NASA Langley unveils proposed fiscal year 2016 budget

NASA Langley Research Center is looking at an $829 million proposed budget for fiscal year 2016 — a healthy $60 million more than its 2015 enacted budget of $769 million, officials announced Monday. All of that increase, however, plus millions more are earmarked to build a new laboratory on the center's Hampton campus. If the $94 million in construction costs were factored out, the center's budget would fall $14 million short of 2015's. But center director Stephen Jurczyk said he believes those numbers alone don't tell the whole story and predicts the center will make up the difference and then some. "In the mission directorate side, it appears like our...