How Fast Does the Space Shuttle Go?


For a successful launch of a space shuttle, it must reach a speed of 17,500 miles per hour. Once in orbit, however, a space shuttle travels at about 250 miles per hour.
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Little more than 17,500 miles per hour.
A scientist would say 17326 mph (miles per hour) Src:
Can't be done, dude. It's been proven that the closer some mass, like the space shuttle, gets to the speed of light its relativistic mass would increase so that more energy would
Like any other object in low Earth orbit, a Shuttle must reach speeds of about 17,500 miles per hour.
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