Encyclopedia Astronautica

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Encyclopedia Astronautica
Type of site
Available in English
Created by Mark Wade
Website Encyclopedia Astronautica
Alexa rank 291,866 (December 2016)[1]

The Encyclopedia Astronautica is a reference web site on space travel. A comprehensive catalog of vehicles, technology, astronauts, and flights, it includes information from most countries that have had an active rocket research program, from Robert Goddard to the NASA Space shuttle to the Soviet Shuttle Buran.

It is maintained by space enthusiast and author Mark Wade.[2] He has been collecting such information for most of his life.

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  1. ^ "Astronautix.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2016-12-29. 
  2. ^ David J. Shayler (2001). Gemini - Steps to the Moon. Springer Science+Business Media. p. 386. ISBN 978-1-85233-405-5. 

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