TITLE

Flying eye for NASA shuttle

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);4/22/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7673, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration's release of the details of two technologies for the shuttle flight due in May of June 2005. Provision of detailed pictures of the spacecraft during lift-off by a high-definition video imaging system; Transportation of the WB-57 Ascent Video experiment or WAVE by jets; First black box to be carried by the spacecraft in case of a crash; Agency's testing of solar sail propulsion system prototypes.
ACCESSION #
16884122

 

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