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Space transfer concepts and analysis for exploration missions

Space transfer concepts and analysis for exploration missions

Technical directive 12, beamed power systems study, final report, December 1992.


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Published by Boeing Defense & Space Group, Advanced Civil Space Systems, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in Huntsville, Ala, [Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

  • Space vehicles.,
  • Outer space -- Exploration.

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    Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA CR-192532., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-192532.
    ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14693457M

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Space transfer concepts and analysis for exploration missions: phase 3, final report, June [George C. Marshall Space Flight Center.;]. Get this from a library. Space transfer concepts and analysis for exploration missions: final report, task direct November [United States.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration.;]. This document presents trade studies and reference concept designs accomplished during a study of Space Transfer Concepts and Analyses for Exploration Missions (STCAEM). This volume contains the major top level trades, level 2 trades conducted in support of NASA's Lunar/Mars Exploration Program Office, and a synopsis of the vehicles for.

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Eisenhower first came up with the concept of this organization, and it has since taken the space research to a new level. The power system provides kWe for space exploration missions.

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We cannot predict all the tasks crewmembers may be required to perform during such missions, and thus cannot design pre-flight training to address tasks about which we do not yet know.This is a fundamental mistake, although the temptation is understandable.

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