Part I: Acceleration Machines - Launching a Space Vehicle

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Part I: Acceleration Machines - Launching a Space Vehicle
Part of the Series: Physics of Spaceflight Series

1991
31 mins

Concepts Covered:

  • Newton's Laws of Motion
  • Kinematics
  • Conservation of Energy & Momentum
  • Power
  • Aerodynamic Effects

This program details the physics involved in launching a space vehicle. The Space Shuttle and Saturn V...

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