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Low-Cost Innovation in Spaceflight

The near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (near) Shoemaker Mission

Low-Cost Innovation in Spaceflight( )
Author: Administration, National Aeronautics
McCurdy, Howard
Series title:The NASA History Ser.
Publication Date:Nov 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.49
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On a spring day in 1996, at their research center in the Maryland countryside, representatives from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) presented Administrator Daniel S. Goldin of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) with a check for $3.6 million. Two and a half years earlier, APL officials had agreed to develop a spacecraft capable of conducting an asteroid rendezvous and to do so for slightly more than $122 million. This was a remarkably...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 11 x 0.19 Inches
Book Weight:0.61 Pounds

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