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Nasa space program

Embark on a journey through NASA's awe-inspiring space program. Discover the latest discoveries, missions, and innovations that are shaping our understanding of the universe.
space shuttle | Names, Definition, Facts, & History | Britannica Space Nasa, Space And Astronomy, Space Telescope, Lego Space Shuttle, Nasa Space Program, Space Facts, Aerospace Engineering, Space Rocket, Space Science

Space shuttle, partially reusable rocket-launched vehicle designed to go into orbit around Earth, to transport people and cargo to and from orbiting spacecraft, and to glide to a runway landing on its return to Earth’s surface. It was developed by NASA and made 135 spaceflights between 1981 and 2011.