This image is not available for purchase in your country.

1951 space shuttle design

1951 space shuttle design

S060/0013

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Plans drawn up in Germany in 1951 for a reusable spacecraft. The idea of a vehicle that could be used more than once for space missions, led to the US and Soviet shuttle programmes that started in the 1970s and 1980s.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}