First Flight of the Space ShuttleBook - 1995
The first U.S. space shuttle to fly was Columbia. Piloted by only two astronauts, John Young and Robert Crippen, this mission revolutionized space flight. For the first time, a spacecraft was re-usable. This book discusses the liftoff, flight, and landing of this first space shuttle.
Publisher: Springfield, N.J. : Enslow Publishers, c1995.
Branch Call Number: J/629.454/COLE
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.