Aerospace, Astronomy & Space Exploration

Aerospace, Astronomy & Space Exploration

Find new and interesting Government publications about aerospace and America's long exploration of space, filled with adventures that have expanded our knowledge of the universe, at the U.S. Government Printing Office. Whether you are interested in space launch vehicles, extraterrestrial research, or colorful photos taken from space telescopes and cameras, the U.S. Government sells publications just for you.

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Coming Home: Reentry and Recovery From Space (ePub eBook)

By: US National Aeronautics and Space Administration/NASA

GPO Stock # 033-300-00001-8 ISBN: 9780160918629


This study represents a means of highlighting the myriad of technological developments that made possible the safe reentry and return  from space and the landing on Earth. This story extends back at least to the work of Walter Hohmann...

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FAA Safety Briefing, V. 53, No. 5, September/October 2014

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration

GPO Stock # 750-002-00198-2 ISBN:

This issue features the Student Pilot Guide, Part II.  This issue's feature story is Finding the Right Pilot School for pilot training and finding the correct flight intructor for your needs.   Another article witbin this magzine covers "Making...

Price: $4.25
The Mobility Forum, Volume 23, No. 1, Spring 2014

The Mobility Forum, V. 23, No. 1, Spring 2014

By: Defense Dept., Army

GPO Stock # 708-029-00214-1 ISBN:

Volume 23, No. 1, Spring 2014 issue. As the official military magazine of the U.S. Air Mobility Command, The Mobility Forum articulates the importance of safety in the air and on the ground through informative articles designed to gain...

Price: $7.00
A Researcher's Guide To: International Space Station Earth Obsevations

A Researcher\'s Guide to: International Space Station Earth Observations

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Johnson Space Center, ISS Program Science Office

GPO Stock # 033-000-01369-8 ISBN: 9780160924187

The purpose of NASA’s
Earth science program is to develop a scientific understanding of Earth’s system and
Why Use International Space Station (ISS) as a Remote Sensing Platform? Its response to natural or human-induced changes and...

Price: $15.00

The Air Almanac 2015 (CD-ROM)

By: Defense Dept., Navy, Naval Observatory, Nautical Almanac Office

GPO Stock # 008-054-00240-4 ISBN: 9780160923968

The Air Almanac contains the astronomical data required for air celestial navigation.  The CD-ROM provides the following data tabulated at 10-minute intervals to a precision of 1 arcminute: the Greenwich hour angle and declination of the...

Price: $28.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 34, Title 50, War and National Defense to Title 51, National Commercial Space Programs

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00651-8 ISBN: 9780160916113

The United States Code (US Code) is the Code of Laws of the United States of America and is a compilation and codification by subject matter of all the general and permanent Federal laws of the United States. This volume contains codified Federal...

Price: $127.00

Loss of Signal: Aeromedical Lessons Learned From the STS-107 Columbia Space Shuttle Mishap

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA Headquarters

GPO Stock # 033-000-01366-3 ISBN: 9780160923876

Loss of Signal, a NASA publication to be available in May 2014 presents the aeromedical lessons learned from the Columbia accident that will enhance crew safety and survival on human space flight missions. These lessons were presented to limited...

Price: $80.00

Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Communications, Public Outreach Division, History Program Office

GPO Stock # 033-000-01368-0 ISBN: 9781626830134

Addressing a field that has been dominated by astronomers, physicists, engineers, and computer scientists, the contributors to this collection raise questions that may have been overlooked by physical scientists about the ease of establishing...

Price: $47.00
Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spceflight

Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spceflight

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center

GPO Stock # 033-000-01367-1 ISBN: 9780160923920

Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spaceflight provides a history of the NASA Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program executed by the Commercial Crew & Cargo Program Office from 2006 to 2013 at...

Price: $34.00
NASA’s First A: Aeronautics from 1958 to 2008" NASA SP-2012-4412

NASA\'s First A: Aeronautics From 1958 to 2008

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

GPO Stock # 033-000-01364-7 ISBN: 9780160922893

"NASA’s First A: Aeronautics from 1958 to 2008" is NASA History series publication SP-2012-4412 by Robert G. Ferguson. Aeronautics, the first A of the NASA acronym, has always been a part of the National Aeronautics and Space...

Price: $37.00
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