TAVERNS and the space station software support environment

by Norman R. Howes

Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration in [Washington DC

Written in English
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StatementNorman R. Howes, Gary K. Raines.
SeriesNASA-TM -- 89280., NASA technical memorandum -- 89280.
ContributionsRaines, Gary K., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15288771M

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The Space Station Information System and software support environment Abstract: A large part of the value of the US Space Station will reside in the information exchanged between it and the related ground facilities.

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