How fast does the Space Shuttle travel?


The space shuttle can travel extremely fast. It must travel, at least, seventeen thousand five hundred miles an hour to even stay in orbit. The space shuttle has three main engines. You can find more information here: http://www. nasa. gov/centers/kennedy/about/information/shuttle_faq. html#14
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The Shuttle must reach speeds of about 17,500 miles per hour to stay in orbit.
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The space shuttle doesn't go out of the earth's orbit. If it did, it wouldn't be able to return. In fact, all the space shuttle does is reach to low earth orbit (about 185 miles),
They vary, but two weeks is average. They are capable of remaining in space for up to a month.
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