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By National Aeronautics and Space Administration, William C. Wallack, George A. Gonzalez, Charles F. Bolden Jr., Visit Amazon's Adam Chen Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Adam Chen,

ISBN-10: 0160902029

ISBN-13: 9780160902024

Significantly illustrated all through this approximately 300-page booklet, the picture photos and other people show off the various firsts and proud moments that the USA has lead the area in house exploration.  Over 3 a long time, this flagship application has turn into a part of the cloth of America's history.  It has helped us enhance communications in the world and to appreciate our domestic planet better.  It has set medical satellites like Magellan and Ullyses rushing on their missions into the sunlight process and introduced Hubble and Chandra to discover the universe.

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M. m. pSt on runway 22 at edwards air force Base, ca Du r a t io n 6 days, 21 hours, 4 minutes, and 49 seconds Dis t a n c e Tr a v e le d 2,466,956 miles O r b it s 109 C re w commander Brewster h. Shaw, Jr. pilot Bryan D. o’connor mission Specialists mary l. cleave, Sherwood c. Spring, and Jerry l. ross payload Specialists rodolfo Neri Vela and charles D. m. m. pSt on runway 22 at edwards air force Base, ca Du r a t io n 6 days, 2 hours, 3 minutes, and 51 seconds Dis t a n c e Tr a v e le d 2,197,305 miles O r b it s 98 C re w commander robert l.

M. m. pDt on runway 23 at edwards air force Base, ca Du r a t io n 4 days, 1 hour, 44 minutes, and 38 seconds Dis t a n c e Tr a v e le d 1,682,641 miles O r b it s 64 C re w commander Karol J. Bobko pilot ronald J. grabe mission Specialists David c. hilmers, robert l. Stewart, and William a. pailes StS-51J was the second mission dedicated to the Department of Defense. Because of the mission’s security classification, crew activities and accomplishments are not disclosed. m. m. pSt on runway 17 at edwards air force Base, ca Du r a t io n 7 days, 0 hours, 44 minutes, and 51 seconds Dis t a n c e Tr a v e le d 2,501,290 miles O r b it s 112 C re w commander henry W.

C re w commander francis r. Scobee pilot michael J. Smith mission Specialists Judith a. resnik, ellison S. onizuka, and ronald e. mcNair payload Specialists gregory B. Jarvis and Sharon christa mcauliffe T 57 St S- 26 58 StS-26 was NaSa’s return to flight mission following the challenger accident. During the mission the crew delivered the tDrS-c communications satellite to earth orbit. m. m. pDt on runway 17 at edwards air force Base, ca Du r a t io n 4 days, 1 hour, 0 minutes, and 11 seconds Dis t a n c e Tr a v e le d 1,430,505 miles O r b it s 64 C re w commander frederick h.

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