Many happy returns

Coppinger, Rob
February 2004
Engineer (00137758);2/6/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7644, p10
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Explorer silenced. M.Q. // Astronomy;Jun2003, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p30 

    The well-traveled Pioneer 10 spacecraft glided out of radio contact at a mere 7.6 billion miles away on January 22, 2003. In an attempt to connect with the wandering space veteran, National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) failed to detect a signal on February 7, 2003. When it launched...

  • WHY THE SPACE SHUTTLE MAKES SENSE. Lessing, Lawrence // Fortune;Jan1972, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p92 

    The article presents information on a space shuttle system to be built under the U.S. space program. The new space vehicles would return intact to earth after their mission, and will be launched again. These vehicles would provide the first transportation link to an orbiting space station on the...

  • Moving Target. Morring, Jr., Frank // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/23/2004, Vol. 160 Issue 8, p98 

    National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will be hard-pressed to meet U.S. President George W. Bush's 2010 retirement date for the shuttle as it struggles to resume flying, install upgrades to enhance safety and meet a challenging schedule for space station assembly. Last week NASA's...

  • ORION'S BELT.  // Spaceflight;Jun2012, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p218 

    The article presents an analysis of the roadmap choices established by the International Space Exploration Coordination Group (ISECG) regarding the bid of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to get astronauts flying on a U.S. spacecraft beyond Earth orbit. It highlights...

  • Opportunity knocks.  // New Scientist;1/10/2004, Vol. 181 Issue 2429, p5 

    Mixed emotions greeted the signals, or lack of them, emanating this week from Mars. While British space scientists mourned the almost certain passing of Beagle 2 and the European Space Agency toasted the partial success of its Mars Express mission, rejoicing at U.S. National Aeronautics and...

  • Boeing Names Space Capsule As NASA Readies Contracts. BRIAN DEAGON // Investors Business Daily;9/4/2015, p00 

    The article reports that the space capsule developed by aircraft manufacturer Boeing for the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been named Starliner. It states that the space capsule will be used by NASA transport astronauts to and from the International Space Station...

  • Assembly Gauntlet. Morring Jr., Frank // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/26/2006, Vol. 164 Issue 26, p63 

    This article reports that the upcoming STS-121 space shuttle mission will set up the most complicated in-orbit operations ever attempted as the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration and its partners work to finish the International Space Station. Even as the crew of the shuttle...

  • Commercial ISS Servicing. Covault, Craig // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/14/2005, Vol. 163 Issue 19, p84 

    The article reports that the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) new Commercial Cargo/Crew Projects Office will seek proposals from industry by about late January toward demonstration of a range of International Space Station (ISS) servicing capabilities. The launch of...

  • Boeing Would Pull Seats, Life Support, Engines For Cargo-carrying CST-100. Morring, Jr., Frank // Aerospace Daily & Defense Report;3/10/2015, Vol. 251 Issue 44, p3 

    The article reports on a stripped-down version of the CST-100 commercial crew vehicle being offered by Boeing Space Exploration for the second round of the Commercial Resupply Services space station cargo contract of the NASA. It highlights the reusable vehicle proposed by Boeing which swaps...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics