TITLE

Space: The salvation of America's shipyards?

AUTHOR(S)
Meyers, Gene
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr99, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the United States Navy's shuttle designs program. External fuel tanks of the shuttle system; Re-usable Boeing 747-sized fuel tanks; Commercial external tank station concept; Features of the US Navy's Space Island Development program; Construction of habitable external space tank; Public reaction to US military space external tank stations.
ACCESSION #
1765671

 

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