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Shuttle, Houston : my life in the center seat of Mission Control / Paul Dye.

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Summary:

"In the tradition of Chris Kraft's Flight and Gene Kranz's Failure Is Not an Option, from the longest-serving Flight Director in NASA's history, a revealing look at the high-stakes work of Mission Control that tells the inside story of the Space Shuttle program that has redefined our relationship with space"--
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Pendleton Public Library 921 D986 (Text) 37801000666089 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 09/30/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316454575
  • Physical Description: xviii, 302 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Hachette Books, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prelude--the last time -- The most complex flying machine ever built -- Spaceflight 101 -- Being a flight controller -- Getting selected - the chosen few -- Becoming flight -- Plan, train, fly -- Shuttle-Mir -- SRTM and the mast -- Life in Mission Control -- Return to flight -- Thirty-year learning curve -- Leadership in a high-risk business.
Summary, etc.:
"In the tradition of Chris Kraft's Flight and Gene Kranz's Failure Is Not an Option, from the longest-serving Flight Director in NASA's history, a revealing look at the high-stakes work of Mission Control that tells the inside story of the Space Shuttle program that has redefined our relationship with space"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Dye, Paul (Paul F.)
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center > Officials and employees > Biography.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > Officials and employees > Biography.
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. Flight Operations Directorate > History.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > History.
Space Shuttle Program (U.S.) > History.
Aerospace engineers > United States > Biography.
Astronautics > United States > History.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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