In this book, rocket scientist Alfred Zaehringer calls upon his lifetime of experience to take the mystery out of this intimidating field.SMART- 1 successfully operated an ion engine, and at last report was in good health and with all functions performing nominally. ... The Japanese are also planning SELENE a lunar digger to be launched in 2005. ... for the US to gear up for a new manned lunar program.29 Figuring the cost of the Apollo program in 1969-1972 at $25 billion and applying the ... Once it was realized that the Saturn booster would suffice for the LOR mode Apollo missions, the NOVA program was dropped.
|Author||:||Alfred J. Zaehringer, Steve Whitfield|
|Publisher||:||Burlington, Ont. : Collector's Guide Pub. - 2004|