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Marshall Tests Membranes For Future Space Structures

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October 3, 2000
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NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center
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Engineers at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., have completed tests on an experimental lightweight, inflatable structure that one day might lead to optical, solar power or propulsion uses in space.

Engineers at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., have completed tests on an experimental lightweight, inflatable structure that one day might lead to optical, solar power or propulsion uses in space.


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