133 – The Space Shuttle (Part 2, Operations)

(average: 4.79)

This is the second of two episodes on the the Space Shuttle’s systems and operations. We talk to Davide Sivolella, an aerospace engineer who has written a quite technical book on the shuttle. In this episode we talk about some of the shuttle’s operations, including launch, landing and proximity operations in space.

A related omega tau episode is episode 43, Flying the Space Shuttle.