NASA SP-2004-4230. NASA History Series. Chronicles the story of the Centaur, the world's first liquid-hydrogen rocket. Focuses on technical and political hurdles that Centaur faced over the three decades that it was managed by NASA Lewis Research Center. Explores NASA's effort to modify Centaur for launch from the Shuttle's cargo bay, a controversial project canceled in the wake of the Challenger accident.the Centaur upper stage rocket, 1958-2002 Virginia Parker Dawson, Mark D. Bowles, United States. ... 82, 85, 89, 96, 126, 180, 214, 227, 245, 246, 251; and 304 turbojet engine, 40; and Saturn, 24-26, 32, 43, 60-61, 98; diagram, 39; expanderanbsp;...
|Title||:||Taming liquid hydrogen|
|Author||:||Virginia Parker Dawson, Mark D. Bowles, United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. History Office, United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Office of External Relations|
|Publisher||:||Office of External Relations - 2004-07-02|