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Title: Nuclear Propulsion in Space (1968)

Abstract

Project NERVA was an acronym for Nuclear Engine for Rocket Vehicle Application, a joint program of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission and NASA managed by the Space Nuclear Propulsion Office (SNPO) at the Nuclear Rocket Development Station in Jackass Flats, Nevada U.S.A. Between 1959 and 1972, the Space Nuclear Propulsion Office oversaw 23 reactor tests, both the program and the office ended at the end of 1972.

Publication Date:
Research Org.:
DTIE (Divison of Technical Information Extension, U.S. Atomic Energy Commission)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1134227
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
11 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE AND FUEL MATERIALS; NUCLEAR ROCKET; NUCLEAR PROPULSION; REACTORS; NERVA; SPACE EXPLORATION

Citation Formats

None. Nuclear Propulsion in Space (1968). United States: N. p., 2012. Web.
None. Nuclear Propulsion in Space (1968). United States.
None. Sat . "Nuclear Propulsion in Space (1968)". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1134227.
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