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Russian Aeronautics

, Volume 61, Issue 3, pp 325–330 | Cite as

Reusable Space Transportation System

  • V. A. Afanas’ev
  • G. L. Degtyarev
  • A. S. MeshchanovEmail author
Flight Vehicle Design
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Abstract

We present a design lay-out diagram of the reusable space transportation system that consists of an aerospace transformed vehicle that is injected into an orbit by means of the first and second stages. Some starting configurations of such system with the first and second stages are considered.

Keywords

aerospace transformed vehicle first and second stages international space station services transformation atmospheric descent reverse transformation vertical landing 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. A. Afanas’ev
    • 1
  • G. L. Degtyarev
    • 2
  • A. S. Meshchanov
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.South Ural State University (National Research University)MiassRussia
  2. 2.Tupolev Kazan National Research Technical UniversityKazanRussia

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