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Floating to Space: The Airship to Orbit Program with DVD

By: John M Powell

204 pages, illustrations

Apogee Books

Paperback | May 2008 | #176754 | ISBN-13: 9781894959735
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About this book

Challenging the reader to consider what is possible, this book reveals an entirely new concept for getting into space--Airship to Orbit (ATO). Photographs and details are provided from the nearly 100 development flights conducted so far, along with new findings such as life 20 miles up and mile high plasma volcanoes. The blueprints and economic details of hypersonic airships and cities floating at the edge of space are all included, bringing the subject out of scientific journals and fantasy pages and into the public eye.

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