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Language: en
Pages: 478
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Categories: Space shuttles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: T. A. Heppenheimer
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-30 - Publisher: Smithsonian Institution

Basing his work on virtually untapped NASA archives, T. A. Heppenheimer has produced the second volume of his definitive history of the space shuttle. Volume Two traces the development of the shuttle through a decade of engineering setbacks and breakthroughs, program-management challenges, and political strategizing, culminating in the first launch
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Language: en
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Categories: Technology & Engineering
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Heppenheimer looks back at the shuttle's technical antecedents such as the X-15 rocket plane and rocket booster technologies, and illuminates the principal personalities involved in the space shuttle decision and their motivations. He traces NASA's evolving program goals, the technical calculations, political maneuvering, and fiscal constraints, and explains the myriad
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Language: en
Pages: 478
Authors: Heppenheimer Ta
Categories: Technology & Engineering
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Authors: Heppenheimer Ta
Categories: Aeronautics
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