A comprehensive, highly readable account of complex, technical, political and human endeavor and a worthy successor to Creating the International Space Station (Springer Praxis, January 2002) by David Harland and John Catchpole. This volume details for the first time the construction and occupation of the International Space Station from 2002 through to 2008, when it should reach American aCore Completea.The ATV would be launched by Ariane-V from the ESA launch site in French Guiana. ... The back-up cooling system had continued to work properly throughout the malfunction and its repair. ... The following day, a computer failed on the stationa#39;s starboard thermal radiator, but had no impact on operations, as the radiatoranbsp;...
|Title||:||The International Space Station|
|Author||:||John E. Catchpole|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-09-03|