Space Shuttle Columbia - Her Missions and Crews

Ben Evans

Space Shuttle Columbia - Her Missions and CrewsSpace Shuttle Columbia is the first book to tell the story of the most successful spacecraft ever developed. The world's first truly reusable spacecraft entered service in 1981, and completed 28 missions before the devastating event of 1 February 2003 when Columbia and her seven-person crew were lost during her return to Earth.

This book looks at each of Columbia's 28 missions in turn and memorably provides Containing many unique photographs from the various missions, Space Shuttle Columbia Her Missions and Crews is a fitting tribute to both this remarkable machine and those who flew in her.

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Extent: 506 pages
Binding: Paperback
Publication Date: August 2005
ISBN: 978-0-387-21517-4



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