TITLE

Britain relaunches the space plane

AUTHOR(S)
Bown, William
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/22/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1774, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details British Aerospace plans of a project to develop a space plane that will put satellites into orbit. How the space plane would be launched; Abandonment of the Blue Streak rocket in 1961; Use of the Soviet Antonov 225, the world's biggest aircraft; Cancellation of plans for the HOTOL space plane.
ACCESSION #
9107221974

 

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