The Space Shuttle program, officially called the Space Transportation System (STS), was the United States government's manned launch vehicle program from 1981 to 2011 ...
NASA's space shuttle fleet began setting records with its first launch on April 12, 1981 and continued to set high marks of achievement and endurance through 30 years ...
For an entire generation, the space shuttle was NASA. We've watched a parade of firsts -- Sally Ride, Guy Bluford, Kathy Sullivan, John Glenn and others.
Overview. The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable  human spaceflight vehicle capable of reaching low Earth orbit, commissioned and operated by the US National ...
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HOUSTON — NASA's space shuttle program came to its official end Wednesday (Aug. 31), just over a month after the final shuttle mission landed on Earth. Beginning ...
Check out CNN's Space Shuttle Program Fast Facts for a look at the NASA program, which ended in 2011 after 135 missions.
Born in 1968 at the height of the Apollo program, the Space Shuttle was designed to fulfill two basic roles in NASA post-Apollo manned flight objectives.
The space shuttle was designed to carry large payloads into orbit, service them, and bring them back to Earth if necessary.
The role of Space Shuttle Program in the history of the United States of America.