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E. Julius Dasch

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192806314
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191728013
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Placing an artificial satellite or space probe into orbit, commonly around a planet. On interplanetary missions, navigation and course corrections

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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