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Transportation -- of Earth, Lunar and Asteroidal Materials

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

Topics included and explained in this section:

How much less energy required to get off of the Moon:

Electromagnetic launcher in the Moon's vacuum, no fuel propellant needed for escape (though can have for later navigation):

Source: Space Studies Institute (SSI), Princeton, New Jersey, USA, ssi.org

These topics and more are explained in the sections below:




PERMANENT.com > Transportation

Additional, children pages of this current parent page:

Transportation :
  Overview
  Theoretical
    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
    Aerobraking
    Lightsails
    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
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