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A high energy stage for the National Space Transportation System

A high energy stage for the National Space Transportation System

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Published by Lewis Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space flight

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAndrew J. Stofan ; prepared for the Thirty-fifth Congress of the International Astronautical Federation, Lausanne, Switzerland, October 7-13, 1984
    SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 83795
    ContributionsLewis Research Center
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14926079M

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