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Meet the Industry

  • Erik Seedhouse
Chapter
Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)

Abstract

Commercial spaceflight is any flight above 100-Km altitude conducted and funded by an entity other than a government than a government. In the Space Age of the 1960s and 1970s, the government space agencies of the Soviet Union and US pioneered space technology,supported by collaboration with design bureas in the USSR and private companies in the US.

Keywords

International Space Station Launch Vehicle Rocket Motor Hybrid Rocket Commercial Space 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Erik Seedhouse
    • 1
  1. 1.MiltonCanada

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