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Space Inflatable Re-entry Vehicle Experiment Launches

Discussion in 'Tech, Science, and Space' started by Robby, Aug 17, 2009.

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    Inflatable Re-entry Vehicle Experiment Launches


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    A successful NASA flight test on Monday, Aug. 17, demonstrated how a spacecraft returning to Earth can use an inflatable heat shield to slow and protect... (More at NASA Picture Of The Day)
     

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