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Space Shuttle - Wikipedia

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The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft system operated by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), ...

Space Shuttle | NASA

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Jul 30, 2015 ... NASA's space shuttle fleet began setting records with its first launch on April 12, 1981 and continued to set high marks of achievement and ...

5 Horrifying Facts You Didn't Know About the Space Shuttle - Forbes

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Apr 18, 2012 ... Criticizing the Space Shuttle is like punching America in the face. After all, it's been a symbol of national pride for thirty years. But many of my ...

NASA - The Space Shuttle

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Since 1981, NASA space shuttles have been rocketing from the Florida coast into Earth orbit. The five orbiters — Columbia, Challenger, Discovery, Atlantis and ...

How Space Shuttles Work | HowStuffWorks

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In its nearly 30-year history, the space shuttle program has seen exhilarating highs and devastating lows. The fleet has taken astronauts on dozens of successful ...

Space Shuttle: The First Reusable Spacecraft | The Most Amazing ...

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Sep 18, 2012 ... The space shuttle was designed to carry large payloads into orbit, service them, and bring them back to Earth if necessary.

8 Surprising Space Shuttle Facts - Space.com

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Sep 19, 2012 ... NASA's space shuttle fleet will retire after one final mission on Atlantis, launching July 8. Here are eight surprising facts about NASA shuttles.

space shuttles | Popular Science

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space shuttles. Space · A Tour Of The Space Shuttle Enterprise, With A Shuttle Astronaut ... The Digital Cameras NASA Sent Into Space In The 90s.

Space Shuttle

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The idea of a reusable "space shuttle" that could launch like a rocket but deliver and land like an airplane was appealing and would be a great technical ...

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Apr 27, 2011 ... Created through FAIR USE for educational purposes - - STS-121 You need a sound system with a lot of power and a great sub (turned up to ...
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Space Shuttle Program
The space shuttle, the most complex machine ever built, is the only spacecraft with its robust capacity. The shuttle's capacity enables humans today to build the world's largest orbiting... More »