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Published by Scientific and Technical Information Branch, Nationl Aeronautics and Space Administration, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, DC .
Written in English



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  • United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.,
  • Inventions -- United States -- Catalogs.

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Edition Notes

SeriesNASA SP ;, 7038 (08)
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Branch.
LC ClassificationsTL521.312 .S57 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 162 p. :
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2714905M
LC Control Number86007898

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