USA in Space: Johnson Space Center-Space Shuttle Flights, 1982

539-1086 by Russell R. Tobias

Publisher: Salem Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • General,
  • Transportation,
  • Astronautics,
  • United States,
  • Sociology
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages1593
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11302730M
ISBN 100893560227
ISBN 109780893560225

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Lundquist began his NASA career in at Johnson Space Center in the Space Station Freedom Program and quickly transitioned to the International Space Station Program, where he managed the Russian Vehicle Project Office, serving as lead negotiator for all technical discussions between NASA and the Russian Federal Space Agency.

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