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Eagle (Lunar Module) 136, 137,

140-41, 140-41 Early Bird satellite 246 Earth Resources Technology

Satellites (ERTS) 249, 249 Echo project 50-51, 51, 246 EDUSAT satellite 238, 238 Eisele, Donn 132, 166 Eisenhower, Dwight D. 28, 39, 42,

44-5, 48, 51, 66, 68, 92 Enceladus 279, 279, 280 Endeavour (Space Shuttle) 186, 198, 201, 203, 207, 207, 241, 287, 295 Energia 210, 214-15, 275, 220, 299

Energia rocket 274, 215, 275 engines see propulsion systems;

rockets Engle, Joe 193 Enos (chimpanzee) 74, 86 Enterprise (Space Shuttle) 192,

7 92 Envisat 230

Eros (asteroid) 273, 273 ERS satellites 230 escape velocity 17 Esnault-Pelterie, Robert 24

Europa project 228, 229, 271, 307 European Aeronautic Defence and

Space Company (EADS) 233 European Astronaut Centre,

Cologne 231 European Launcher Development Organisation (ELDO) 56, 57, 228-9

European Space Agency (ESA) 57, 229, 230-31 Ariane launcher 233-4 satellites 207, 230, 251 Spacelab 198

spaceprobes 230, 259, 272, 275, 282, 307 European Space Research

Organization (ESRO) 198, 228, 229

Evans, Ronald 164, 165, 167 Ewald, Reinhold 222-3 Exomars Rover 304, 305 Explorer 1 satellite 48-9, 48-9 Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) 201

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