The Space Shuttle

Author: Piers Bizony
Publisher: Zenith Press
ISBN: 0760347816
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The book also covers the development and design of the orbiter, as well as the technical specifications of the vehicle and details of its major assemblies and subassemblies.

Celebrating 30 Years Of The Space Shuttle

Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 9780160915598
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Thirty years ago today [April 12, 2011], Space Shuttle Columbia lifted off the
launch pad at Kennedy Space Center for the very first time. In a flight that lasted
54 hours, NASA proved an amazing piece of technology. For 30 years, the best
workforce in the world has launched 133 Shuttle flights, dedicated to making
each better than the last. I want to thank each and every person who has ever
been part of the Shuttle workforce over the years for your significant contribution
to this ...

Milestones Of Space

Author: Curators of the National Air and Space Museum
ISBN: 0760344442
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NASA's Voyager Missions: Exploring the Outer Solar System and Beyond.
Chicester, England: Springer-Praxis, 2004. Pyne, Stephen J. Voyager: Seeking
Newer Worlds In the Third GreatAge of Discovery. New York: Penguin, 2010.
Swift, David W. Voyager Tales: Personal Views of the Grand Tour. Reston, Va.:
American Institute otAeronautics and Astronautics, 1997. Space Shuttle
Discovery Bizony, Piers. The Space Shuttle: Celebrating Thirty Years of NA SA's
First Space Plane.

From Engineering Science To Big Science

Author: Pamela Etter Mack
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office
Size: 60.83 MB
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This volume is a collection of 16 essays on the NACA and NASA aerospace research projects that received the prestigious Robert J. Collier Trophy.


Author: Piers Bizony
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 0760352623
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This resulting volume extracts a stunning selection of photographs captured by astronauts using Hasselblad equipment, many of them seldom previously published, let alone in such a lavish package.

Smithsonian Year

Author: Smithsonian Institution
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Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the Year Ended Sept. 30 ...
Smithsonian Institution. On November 18, 1985, the Space Shuttle Orbiter
Enterprise made its last flight aboard a 747 carrier aircraft before landing at
Washington Dulles International Airport. At a ceremony on December 6, the ... An
Acrobatic Satellite: The Three Lives of ICE, celebrating the first visit of a
spacecraft to a comet, was sponsored by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
The Space Science Series, ...


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It seems appropriate that as SWE reaches its 50th anniversary, NASA is also
celebrating 50 years of launches. These launches cover a wide range of military,
commercial and scientific endeavors, including the well-known space shuttle.
The 100th flight of the space shuttle is scheduled for completion by the close of
this first year of the new century. There are now over 30 American women
qualified to fly on this vehicle, out of a total of 164 astronauts. Two women-Janice
Voss and Janet ...