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space flight

n.
Flight beyond the atmosphere of Earth.
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"The human space flight program belongs to everyone," committee chairman Norman Augustine said.
Jazzed by the plan, Searfoss' class incorporated pictures of the moon and Mars into the design of the insignia they wore on their space flight suits.
This question from Twitter was posed to Goddard Space Flight Center's Molly Brown as part of NASA's Ask A Climate Scientist campaign, #askclimate (https://twitter.com/D_Varatha/status/...)
The gradual process requires more than 1,000 CMEs erupting from the polar regions over several years, notes study coauthor Nat Gopalswamy of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.
ALABAMA (CyHAN)- An adapter that will connect NASA's Orion spacecraft to a United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket for Exploration Flight Test-1 in 2014 and eventually to NASA's Space Launch System, underwent a successful fit check with the Delta IV test article at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.
But the report doesn't address, and NASA officials still aren't confronting, whether human space flight should continue and, if it does, what its destinations should be, he adds.
In honor of this special ocassion, engineers at Goddard Space Flight Center are using the Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument to "sing" Happy Birthday to Curiosity.
But the $3 billion annual cost of the shuffle program and the labor-intensive efforts required to maintain the vehicles after each bruising space flight has led to a much slower schedule.
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