This Week in Space

May 20th 2022

This Week in Space 12

The Wooden Space Shuttle

Hosted by Rod Pyle, Tariq Malik
When Rockwell Built a Wooden Space Shuttle
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Category: News

Long before the shuttles were flying, NASA's prime contractor on the space shuttle program built one called Inspiration... out of wood. This full-sized lumber shuttle survives today in Downey, California, at the Columbia Memorial Space Center, and together we will get a peek into its future as Jared Head of TMRO joins the discussion.

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