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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 »

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

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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 ...

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.

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Mar 3, 2013 ... Space shuttle Atlantis and 6 astronauts began an 11 day space exploration flight to the International Space Station on November 16, 2009.

The History of the Space Shuttle - The Atlantic

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Jul 1, 2011 ... From its first launch 30 years ago to its final mission scheduled for next Friday, NASA's Space Shuttle program has seen moments of dizzying ...