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Space propulsion technology.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Astronautics

Space propulsion technology.

Hearings before the Committee on Science and Astronautics, U.S. House of Representatives, Eighty-seventh Congress, first session ..

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Astronautics

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space vehicles -- Propulsion systems,
  • Research and development contracts -- United States

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 228 p. :
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15569664M
    LC Control Number61061113

    Glenn Research Center is one of ten major NASA field centers, whose primary mission is to develop science and technology for use in aeronautics and space. As of May [update], it employed about 1, civil servants and 1, support contractors located on or near its executive: Janet L. Kavandi, director.


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