Space Disasters (Disasters Up Close) by Michael Woods

By Michael Woods

Air mess ups is a part of the failures Up shut sequence. It explores what air mess ups are, why they ensue, and the way mess ups equivalent to the Hindenburg Crash of 1937, the Concorde Crash of 2000, and Sept. 11 have impacted people's lives.

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Timeline 1960 A rocket explodes at the Baikonur space center in Kazakhstan in the former Soviet Union. Ninety-one people die. 1961 Yuri Gagarin (right), a Soviet cosmonaut, becomes the first human to orbit Earth. He travels in a spacecraft named Vostok 1. 1964 During construction of a satellite at Cape Canaveral, Florida, a rocket engine starts accidentally. Hot gases fill the room, killing three workers. 1967 During tests on the ground, fire breaks out in Apollo 1, killing three astronauts: (left to right below) Edward White, Virgil Grissom, and Roger Chaffee.

Com/ shuttlemissions (July 2, 2006). Lawrence, Richard Russell. The Mammoth Book of Space Exploration and Disasters. London: Robinson, 2005. Lovell, James, and Jeffrey Kluger. Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1994. Macidull, John C. Challenger’s Shadow: Did Government and Industry Management Kill Seven Astronauts? Coral Springs, FL: Lumina Press, 2002. Mullane, R. Mike. Riding Rockets: The Outrageous Tales of a Space Shuttle Astronaut. New York: Scribner, 2006.

Space program. piloted trip to the Moon. Here you can also find an interactive quiz and neat jigsaw puzzles. S. space program. , 30 radar, 18 Beagle 2, 10 Hubble Space Telescope, 32, 33 Reagan, Ronald, 17, 44 Brasileiro, Romeo, 47 Husband, Rick, 4 recovery, 38, 40, 42 Brazil, 23, 46 Robinson, Stephen, 34 insulation, 4, 14, 15, 16, 23, 40, 44 Cape Canaveral, FL, 23 causes, 14; explosions, 6, 16, ISS (International Space Station), Chaffee, Roger, 12, 13 rockets, 15, 16, 23, 36, 37, 46, 47, 50 32, 34, 42, 48 23, 27, 30, 37, 38, 47, 50; fire, 6, 13, 47; gas, 13, 16, 38 Orion, 50 Salyut space station, 20 John F.

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