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Space plane development

Title
Space plane development
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Feb 1986
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:04:21
Description
Paul Maurice reports on HOTOL, Britain’s Horizontal Take off Launcher, a space plane which will initially launch satellites. Speaks to Engineering Director of Rolls-Royce, Gordon Lewis, who comments on the US Orient Express space plane project; Peter Conchi(?), project director.
Contributors
Paul Maurice; Gordon Lewis; Peter Conchi(?)
Keywords
Aircraft; British Aerospace; Space; Aerospace engineering; Satellites; Rolls-Royce; HOTOL

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