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Stages to Saturn

Roger E. Bilstein

Stages to Saturn

a technological history of the Apollo/Saturn launch vehicles

by Roger E. Bilstein

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Published by Scientific and Technical Information Branch, National Aeronautics and Space Administration in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Saturn Project (U.S.) -- History.,
  • Project Apollo (U.S.) -- History.,
  • Saturn launch vehicles -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoger E. Bilstein.
    SeriesThe NASA history series, NASA SP ; 4206, NASA history series., NASA SP ;, 4206.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL781.5.S3 B54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 511 p. :
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4066747M
    LC Control Number79607154

    The Saturn V consisted of three stages—the S-IC first stage, S-II second stage and the S-IVB third stage—and the instrument unit. All three stages used liquid oxygen (LOX) as the oxidizer. The first stage used RP-1 for fuel, while the second and third stages used liquid hydrogen (LH2).First flight: November 9, (AS Apollo 4). The S-II (pronounced "S-two") was the second stage of the Saturn V rocket. It was built by North American Aviation. Using liquid hydrogen (LH2) and liquid oxygen (LOX) it had five J-2 engines in a quincunx cturer: North American.

    have fun building inexpensive rockets. It has been created in three stages; Redstone, Titan and Saturn. Each stage is more challenging and, upon completion of the Saturn Stage, a cadet is eli-gible for the official Civil Air Patrol Model Rocketry Badge. This program was also designed to include those cadets who live in areas where solid fuel. Saturn V Rocket The Saturn Family of Rockets. The United States launched 32 Saturn rockets between and The Saturn family of rockets included the Saturn I (10 launches), Saturn IB (9 launches), the three-stage Saturn V (12 launches), and the two-stage Saturn V (1 launch). Although some flights experienced significant problems, no.

    An official history, Roger E. Bilstein's "Stages to Saturn: A Technological History of the Apollo/Saturn Launch Vehicles" (Washington, DC: NASA, ; reprinted in by NASA and in by University Press of Florida), offers an exceptionally capable narrative history, and it is the appropriate place to start any serious study of the Saturn V Moon rocket/5(17).   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the NASA Apollo Series: Stages to Saturn, A Technological History of the Apollo/Saturn Launch Vehicles by Roger E. Bilstein at Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Cia Publishing.


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Appendix A: Saturn Missions. Appendix B: Saturn Characteristics. Appendix C: Saturn Major Contractors. Appendix D: Launch Summary. Appendix E: Sequence for Saturn V Manned Lunar Voyage. Appendix F: Saturn Stages and Configurations.

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