Jane's Space Systems and Industry (JSD) provides key space technology and engineering information from civil space organisations, commercial and defence industries. JSD follows past, present and future missions through the entire contractual and mission phase from the design, assembly, payload integration and testing to the space launch including any operational support. Technical specifications of orbital and suborbital space launch vehicles, satellites and spacecraft are also featured in this title, as well as worldwide launch facilities and spaceports including detailed year to year world space 'launch' logs.Falcon 5, but that version was cancelled as there is little customer demand so far for that rocket size. ... Falcon 9 is expected to launch Dragon on its first demonstration, as early as 2008. ... when the parent company took over Ford Aerospace Corporation in October 1990 in an acquisition worth US$715 million. ... This landmark of longevity and reliability represents the combined success of 82 communications and weather satellites built during the past three and a half decades.
|Title||:||Jane's Space Systems and Industry|
|Author||:||Bill Sweetman, Kimberley Ebner|
|Publisher||:||Janes Information Group - 2007-06-01|