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Transportation -- of Earth, Lunar and Asteroidal Materials

Docking in lunar orbit, 1969

Docking in lunar orbit, 1969, Apollo 11 lunar lander as photographed from lunar orbiter

Table of Contents:

§ 3.1 Brief overview of transportation

§ 3.2 Theoretical transportation energy requirements

§ 3.3 Near-term vehicles

§ 3.4 Mid-term vehicles

§ 3.5 Far future vehicles (this section is lowest priority)

§ 3.6 Miscellaneous technical issues > Transportation

Additional, children pages of this current parent page:

Transportation :
    Earth-Moon System
    L1,L2,...L5 Libration Points
    Lunar Gravity Assist for Asteroids
    Asteroid Missions
  Vehicles - Nearterm
    Chemical Rockets
    Electric Interorbital
      Ionic MicroThrust (EPFL)
  Vehicles Midterm
    Steam Rockets
    Mass Drivers
  Vehicles - Longterm
  Storability of Propellants
  Earth Launchers
    Russian Soyuz Manned
    Chinese Shenzhou
    SpaceX, Falcon, Elon Musk
    United Space Alliance
    Stratolaunch, Paul Allen, Burt Rutan
    Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos

Reasons to do something yourself:

  • It will help save life on our special planet -- be part of the solution in your generation.
  • It will create and secure a better future for your children and grandchildren.
  • It could be an interesting, cool, and a fun adventure for your life!

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