Reaching for the moon

Coppinger, Rob
February 2004
Engineer (00137758);2/20/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7645, p30
Profiles David Smith, aerospace engineer for Boeing Co. Background of his tenure in the job; Strategies to minimize the number of flights to assemble the trans-lunar insertion vehicle.


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