Basics of Space Flight
 

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Basics of Radio Astronomy is another down-to-Earth workbook on an out-of-this-world subject.

animated rocket And for the younger audience, be sure to visit Diane Fisher's Space Place on the NASA website, a cool place where kids can explore and do spacey things.



Here are some more selected links related to interplanetary space flight. Some appear elsewhere in Basics of Space Flight, and some do not.

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JPL's Missions


Institutions of Interest


The Solar System


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  SECTION I  
ENVIRONMENT
1 The Solar System
2 Reference Systems
3 Gravity & Mechanics
4 Trajectories
5 Planetary Orbits
6 Electromagnetics

SECTION II
FLIGHT PROJECTS
7 Mission Inception
8 Experiments
9 S/C Classification
10 Telecommunications
11 Onboard Systems
12 Science Instruments
13 Navigation

SECTION III
FLIGHT OPERATIONS
14 Launch
15 Cruise
16 Encounter
17 Extended Operations
18 Deep Space Network