A Passion for Space

Adventures of a Pioneering Female NASA Flight Controller

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ISBN: 978-3-319-20257-0 (Print) 978-3-319-20258-7 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-14

    Space Girl Grows Up

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    Pages 15-23

    Welcome to Houston

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    Pages 25-50

    NASA Employee

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    Pages 51-71

    Shuttle Procedures and Training

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    Pages 73-101

    The First Flight of the Space Shuttle: STS-1

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    Pages 103-122

    Preparing for STS-2

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    Pages 123-152

    STS-2: President Reagan Visits Mission Control

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    Pages 153-162

    Preparation for STS-3

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    Pages 163-192

    STS-3: Realtime Flight Planning

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    Pages 193-212

    Secret Preparations and Discrete Discrimination

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    Pages 213-245

    STS-4 Flight Activities Officer

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    Pages 247-255

    Welcome to Shuttle Operations

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    Chapter

    Pages 257-275

    STS-5: Fire in Mission Control

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    Chapter

    Pages 277-291

    Combining Family and Flight Planning

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    Pages 293-304

    Being Home with Baby

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    Pages 305-322

    Working Mother

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    Pages 323-339

    Becoming an Aerospace Consultant

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    Chapter

    Pages 341-351

    The Challenger Disaster

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    Pages 353-363

    Space for Everyone

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 365-381