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Accession Number AVA04589-VM00
Title Space Shuttle Propulsion.
Publication Date 1994
Media Count 1AV-Beta 2 - 1 cassette
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The video explains the key propulsion systems, their use for shuttle operations, and how they differ from past expendable systems. These systems include the reusable solid rocket boosters, the external tank, the main propulsion system, the reaction contro ...
Keywords Booster recovery
Control systems
External tanks
Orbital maneuvering engine(STS)
Orbital maneuvers
Reaction control
Recoverable launch vehicles
Reusable rocket engines
Soace shuttle boosters
Space shuttle ascent stage
Space shuttle orbiters
Space transportation system
Spacecraft propulsion
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Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration, General - Audiovisual
NTIS Subject Category 84C - Manned Spacecraft
84E - Space Launch Vehicles & Support Equipment
81G - Rocket Engines & Motors
Corporate Author National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
Document Type Audiovisual
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 9924
Contract Number N/A

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