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Topic: space shuttle main engine test

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Sen. John C. Stennis celebrates a successful Space Shuttle Main Engine test

Sen. John C. Stennis celebrates a successful Space Shuttle Main Engine...

Description: (August 23, 1978) Sen. John C. Stennis dances a jig on top of the Test Control Center at Stennis Space Center following the successful test of a Space Shuttle Main Engine in 1978. A staunch support... more

Space Shuttle Main Engine Test Firing

Space Shuttle Main Engine Test Firing

A cloud of extremely hot steam boils out of the flame deflector at the A-1 test stand during a test firing of a Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME) at the John C. Stennis Space Center, Hancock County, Mississippi.

H-1 Test Facility

H-1 Test Facility

Pictured is the H-1 Test Facility at the John C. Stennis Space Center. It is here that testing of hybrid rocket motors are taking place. In the background is the Space Shuttle Main Engine test complex with its ... more

Inside the Test Control Center

Inside the Test Control Center

Technicians inside the Test Control Center at the John C. Stennis Space Center monitor a Space Shuttle Main Engine test firing.

Space Shuttle Main Engine Test Firing

Space Shuttle Main Engine Test Firing

On the 25th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 (the first moon landing mission) launch, Marshall Space & Flight Center celebrated with a test firing of the Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME) at the Technology Test Bed ... more

Around Marshall

Around Marshall

On the 25th Anniversary of the Apollo-11 space launch, Marshall celebrated with a test firing of the Space Shuttle Main Engine at the Technology Test Bed (SSME-TTB). This drew a large crowd who stood in the fie... more

40th Anniversary SSME Test

40th Anniversary SSME Test

A space shuttle main engine test April 21, 2006, at NASA Stennis Space Center marked the 40th anniversary of the first rocket engine test at the site. The firing also marked the 25th anniversary of NASA's STS-1... more