From Engineering Science to Big Science: The NACA and NASA Collier Trophy Research Project Winners
  • From Engineering Science to Big Science: The NACA and NASA Collier Trophy Research Project Winners
  • From Engineering Science to Big Science: The NACA and NASA Collier Trophy Research Project Winners

From Engineering Science to Big Science: The NACA and NASA Collier Trophy Research Project Winners

by Pamela E. Mack
     
 

This volume is a collection of 16 essays on the NACA and NASA aerospace research projects that received the prestigious Robert J. Collier Trophy. From NACA achievements such as the Whitcomb Area Rule and the NACA Engine Cowling to NASA landmarks such as the first Space Shuttle flight and the Hubble Space Telescope's first servicing mission, this book covers a

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This volume is a collection of 16 essays on the NACA and NASA aerospace research projects that received the prestigious Robert J. Collier Trophy. From NACA achievements such as the Whitcomb Area Rule and the NACA Engine Cowling to NASA landmarks such as the first Space Shuttle flight and the Hubble Space Telescope's first servicing mission, this book covers a variety of important NACA/NASA achievements. We recommend it highly for all students interested in aerospace history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780160496400
Publisher:
US National Aeronautics and Space Admin
Publication date:
01/31/1998
Series:
NASA History Series
Pages:
427
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.20(d)

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