https://www.nasa.gov/returntoflight/system/system_STS.html

Mar 5, 2006 ... The Shuttle launches like a rocket, maneuvers in Earth orbit like a ... Image left: The components of the Space Shuttle system: Orbiter, External ...

https://www.grc.nasa.gov/www/k-12/rocket/rockpart.html

Computer drawing of a rocket with the parts tagged. ... weather monitoring, spying, planetary exploration, and observatories, like the Hubble Space Telescope.

https://www.explainthatstuff.com/spacerockets.html

Aug 27, 2018 ... Photo: An Atlas Centaur rocket launches an Intelsat space satellite in .... the rocket is carrying, from people or satellites to space-station parts or ...

https://www.partselect.com/JustForFun/Guide-To-Space-Shuttles-And-Their-Parts.aspx

Space shuttles are made up of many different parts, but the three main pieces are the rocket boosters, the fuel tank and the orbiter. There are two rocket boosters ...

https://study.com/academy/lesson/parts-of-a-rocket-lesson-for-kids.html

The structure is the frame of the rocket. It is in the shape of a cylinder with a pointed nose and fins. Although space shuttle rockets can weigh hundreds of ...

https://www.britannica.com/technology/space-shuttle

Mar 7, 2019 ... Space shuttle: Space shuttle, partially reusable rocket-launched vehicle ... The U.S. space shuttle consisted of three major components: a ...

https://www.space.com/10727-nasa-space-shuttle-spacecraft.html

Feb 1, 2013 ... A graphical representation of NASA's space shuttle – including ... Never before had a winged spaceship blasted off from a rocket .... Space is part of Future US Inc, an international media group and leading digital publisher.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocket

A rocket (from Italian rocchetto "bobbin") is a missile, spacecraft, aircraft or other vehicle that ... In fact, rockets work more efficiently in space than in an atmosphere. ..... Many companies produce model rocket kits and parts but due to their ...

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/space/reference/rockets-and-rocket-launches-explained/

Jan 4, 2019 ... But starting in the 1980s with NASA's space shuttle, engineers designed rocket parts that could be recovered and reused. Private companies ...

https://www.dkfindout.com/us/space/moon-landings/saturn-v-rocket/

Saturn V rockets were the tallest, heaviest, and most powerful rockets ever built. A rocket launches a satellite, spacecraft, or part of a space station into space.