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NASA Technology Flight Experiments Program

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dc.contributor.author Prusha, Steven L. en_US
dc.contributor.author Levine, Jack en_US
dc.contributor.author Russo, Samual C. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2004-10-05T05:38:27Z
dc.date.available 2004-10-05T05:38:27Z
dc.date.issued 1994-10-03 en_US
dc.identifier.citation LaNapoule, France en_US
dc.identifier.clearanceno 94-1219 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2014/33281
dc.description.abstract In addition to its scientific and life sciences experimental programs, NASA conducts flight experiments directed at development of space systems technologies. The experiments are conducted to obtain research data, to evaluate the performance or operation of experimental hardware in the space environment, or to validate components, subsystems, or systems prior to application in future spacecraft or missions. The requirements for specific technology experiments, and the priority assigned to them, vary significantly depending on the maturity of the technology. Some of the flight experiments address technologies still in the early research stage, while others are conducted to validate technology at relatively advanced levels of maturity. This paper discusses the overall technology flight experiments program and reports in some detail on four current or recently flown experiments ranging from research to technology validation at the system prototype level. en_US
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dc.language.iso en_US
dc.subject.other flight experiments technology validation space systems research hardware en_US
dc.title NASA Technology Flight Experiments Program en_US


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