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 How long does it take the space shuttle to reach outer space from launch?

Answer Answer It takes about 8 minutes from launch for the shuttle to reach space. How is that for speed? Once in space, the space shuttle and the International Space Station orbit the Earth about 16 tim... Read More »
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How long would a NASA shuttle take to reach Neptune?

24 men have orbited or flown past the moon. 12 men have landed on the surface of the moon. Three men have flown to the moon twice. Apollo 8, December 1968 (Lunar orbit) Frank Borman James Lovell... Read More »
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How long did the space shuttle Challenger stay in space?

The Space Shuttle Challenger disaster occurred on January 28, 1986, when Space Shuttle Challenger broke apart 73 seconds into its flight, leading to the deaths of its seven crew members. The spacec... Read More »
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How long does it take for a rocket to reach space?

All depends on the rocket. The Soyuz, for example, takes about 4-5 min, where as the Shuttle takes about 8. A sounding rocket like Atea 1 would take around 3 minuets.
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How long to build a real nasa space shuttle?

They are often more polluting, less efficient, and the whole rocket has to withstand the immense heat of the burning propellant. If it can't cope, something may give, and spew burning fuel and/or s... Read More »
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