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Recovery Of The Shuttle Boosters

Recovery Of The Shuttle Boosters
Have you ever wondered where the rocket boosters go after they drop from the shuttle? This video explains it all.


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Posted by kazchen on March 25, 2011
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Posted by pdpete on March 25, 2011 at 10:42 pm
Great video and nice find i had no idea of how these things were recovered.
Posted by Tibor on March 27, 2011 at 8:26 pm
Really quite interesting footage of how the shuttle boosters are recovered. I never even considered how they would endeavor to do that.
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