Автор: Valerie Neal
Название: Discovery: Champion of the Space Shuttle Fleet (Smithsonian Series)
Издательство: Zenith Press
Размер: 21.6 Mb
This book places Space Shuttle Discovery within the history of the space shuttle program and provides an introduction to space shuttle technology, with a focus on the orbiter itself. Discovery's unique history is presented mission by mission that includes a brief narrative of each mission, a chart of its key statistics (dates, duration, altitude, payloads, etc.), each mission's patch with an explanation of its unique symbolism, a crew portrait, and two to four iconic photos that capture the distinct activities and successes of each mission.