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An insight into the design, construction and operation of the NASA Space Shuttle NASA SPACE SHUTTLE 1981 onwards (all models) In memory of Aaron Cohen (1931-2010), NASA Shuttle Orbiter Manager 1972-1982, Director of the NASA Johnson Space =a SPACE SHUTTLE 1981 onwards (all models) Owners’ Workshop Manual © David Baker 2011 ‘All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or stored in a retrieval system or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without prior permission in writing from Haynes Publishing, Fst published in Apri 2011 ‘A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library ISBN 978 1 84425 8666 brary of Congress control no, 2010934899 Published by Haynes Publishing, Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7WJ, UK. ‘Tol: 01963 442030 Fax: 01963 440001 Int. tel: +44 1963 442090 Int. fax: +44 1963 440001 E-mail: sales@haynes.co.uk Website: www haynes.co.uk Haynes North America Inc 861 Lawrence Drive, Newbury Park, Calfornia 91320, USA. Cover cutaway: Pit nthe USA by Odconbe Pes LP [NASA Space Shuttle, Courtesy of Figntglobal An insight into the design, construction and operation of the 1299 Bridgestone Parkway, LaVergne, T hie = wr ghigtobal com) 0 La Vergne, TN 37086. Arch fgnigbob0com) NASA Space Shuttle David Baker