Nasa Shuttle program

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NASA Shuttle Program By Jacques Ouellet Ferri Hassani
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CHALLENGER •The American taxpayers bet 14 Billion Dollars •NASA bet its reputation •The air force bet its reconnaissance capability •The astronauts bet their lives THEN WE ALL TOOK A CHANCE
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The Shuttle The shuttle Three main engines fueled, by several million pounds of liquid hydrogen and solid-fuel . carried in external divided fuel tanks. At Liftoff main engines fire for 8.5 min 1 st two minutes of the lunch main thrust is provided by the booster rocket Each burning a one-million pound load of a mixture of aluminum,potassium chloride ,and iron oxides
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The Shuttle Booster Rocket
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150feet long 12 feet diameter 4 field joints Pair of o ring Vulcanized Rubber Together with Putty barrier of Zinc chromide
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The Shuttle Aerospace engineers intimately involved in, Designing, manufacturing ,assembling, testing. • Rockwell International (Orbiter and main rocket) • Morton-Thiokol(booster rocket) • NASA ü Marshal space flight Center, Alabama (propulsion system)
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This note was uploaded on 03/03/2010 for the course MIME 221 taught by Professor Hassani during the Spring '10 term at MO Southern.

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