Washington DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1992. Reprint. Staplebound. 90 sheets/45 pages as printed on one side only. Illustrations. This is a hard copy vugraph presentation that is a mix of text slides, data slides, diagrams, and illustrations. Dr. Reck was the Director for Space Technology, Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology at NASA when he delivered this overview presentation. This is a wonderful snapshot in time of the state-of-knowledge, the state-of-practice, and the state of space-related technology in the early 1990's as pursued by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology was connected with the Ames, Dryden, Langley, and Lewis Research Centers, High Performance Computing, Space Technology, Space Experiments, and the National Aero-space Plane. NASA's Technology Transfer Program ensures that innovations developed for exploration and discovery are broadly available to the public, maximizing the benefit to the Nation. Whether one is looking to start a new company, enhance an existing product, or create a new product line, one can gain a competitive edge in the marketplace by putting NASA technology to work. The Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology's mission was to provide technology for future civil space missions and provide a base of research and technology to serve all national space goals. Condition: Very good.
Keywords: NASA, Astronautics, Space Science, Research and Development, Technology Readiness Levels, Technology Transfer, Technology Maturation, Spacecraft, Space Flight, Systems Analysis, Planetary Surface. Space Platforms, Investment Prioritization, Competiti