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The space shuttle at work

Howard Allaway

The space shuttle at work

by Howard Allaway

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Published by Scientific and Technical Information Branch, and Division of Public Affairs, National Aeronautics and Space Administration : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space shuttles.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementHoward Allaway.
    SeriesNASA SP ; 432, NASA SP ;, 432.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL795.5 .A39
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p. :
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4414641M
    LC Control Number79018459

    Space shuttles, Space shuttles, Reusable space vehicles Publisher English. Includes index Describes, using simple terms, a trip into orbit aboard the space shuttle Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 BWB Openlibrary_work OLW Page-progression lr Pages 38 Ppi Related. Explains how the space shuttle works and describes a shuttle trip from lift-off to touchdown Access-restricted-item true Openlibrary_work OLW Page-progression lr Pages 42 Ppi Related-external-id urn:isbn Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow.

    The Space Shuttle Decision constitutes The History of the Space Shuttle, Volume One. While this volume deals with the initial decision (), it lays the groundwork for what is to come and creates eager anticipation in the reader for Volume Two (The Development of the Space Shuttle).   The Space Shuttle: Celebrating Thirty Years of NASA’s First Space Plane is written by aerospace author Piers Bizony and weighs in at pages .

    ACKNOWLEDGMENTS [v] Some projects begin by happenstance, and in such a fashion, the present book grew out of my commercial work, Countdown: A History of Space Flight (John Wiley, ).In researching its source material, I made good use of the NASA SP series of books - and noticed that there was a significant gap in their coverage. Space Shuttle book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The world held its breath in July as it watched the first humans leave /5(8).


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The space shuttle at work by Howard Allaway Download PDF EPUB FB2

Some of this is duplicated from Jenkins' previous (and excellent) work "Space Shuttle: The History of the National Space Transportation System The First Missions", but that book contains a mere fraction of the material found in this collection/5(63).

In this article, we examine the monumental technology behind America's shuttle program, the mission it was designed to carry out, and the extraordinary efforts that NASA has made to return the shuttle to flight. First, let's look at the parts of the space shuttle and a typical mission.

Intended for a younger audience, &#x;NASA Space Shuttle at Work&#x; is an introduction to the capabilities and potential of a low earth orbit delivery Space Shuttle is a reuseable human spaceflight vehicle capable of reaching low Earth orbit.

The vehicle consisted of a Author: Howard Allaway. From the dangerous launch sequence to some of the most vivid mission photographs, such as space walks, extraordinary astronaut maintenance work, docking with the International Space Station and more, this page 10”x10” Hardback book is a piece of art and.

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