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10 Cards in this Set

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unmanned craft launched specifically to explore the unknown
space probe
large space station developed by 16 nations
International Space Station
satallite that assists astronomers in their study
astronomical satellite
first American space station
Skylab
satellites which allow airplanes, ships and other vehicles to pinpoint their exact location
Navigational
first spacecraft designed to be reused
space shuttle
satellites which help defend a nation against attack
military
designed so other space stations could be attached
Mir
satellite that is always above the same location on the earth is in what orbit?
geostationary
first space station;launched by Russia
Salyut 1