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 NASA Glenn and America's Shuttle

Shuttle Model in Wind Tunnel NASA Glenn scientists and engineers contributed to the original design of the space shuttle and have continued to support the program through testing and scientific research. See images of NASA Glenn's contributions to the shuttle program.

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 NASA Glenn's contributions to shuttle safety
Glenn Continues to Improve Shuttle Safety
As NASA resumes construction on the space station, the shuttle program is coming up on some of the most challenging missions ever. NASA Glenn continues working to improve space shuttle safety.
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 Glenn's contributions to Return to Flight for the Shuttle
Glenn Contributes to Return to Flight
NASA employees and partners across the country worked together to return the space shuttle safely to flight. Find out how the women and men of NASA Glenn contributed to Discovery's July 2005 mission.
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Glenn Impacts Main Engine Design
Pioneering work at the Glenn Research Center paved the way for today's space shuttle main engines.
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 Glenn improves shuttle fuel cells.
Glenn Improves Orbiter Fuel Cells
Fuel cells provide all of the space shuttle orbiter's electrical needs. NASA Glenn helped develop improved fuel cells for the shuttle program.
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 NASA Glenn sends experiments into orbit on the space shuttle.
Glenn Sends Experiments into Orbit
NASA Glenn experiments that fly on the shuttle result in technological advances that improve flight, space exploration and everyday life.
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