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What are the dimensions for the shuttle (length, wingspan, and height)?
Length - 121 feet
Wingspan - 78 feet
Height - 57 feet
What is the Space Shuttle's maximum crew size?
10 people
When was the first space Shuttle flight?
The Shuttle was designed to complete how many flights?
What is the maximum altitude the Shuttle reaches during flight?
600 miles
What is the speed of the Shuttle as it orbits the Earth?
17,500 mph
What is the landing speed of the Shuttle?
205-235 mph
How long does it take the Shuttle to orbit the Earth?
90 minutes
How long is a typical Shuttle mission?
up to 10 days
Name the Space Shuttles
Columbia, Challenger, Discovery, Atlantis, Endeavor