Hurricane Francis Threatens Space ShuttlesPaul H bristolia at yahoo.com
Fri Sep 3 11:52:56 EDT 2004
"Hurricane Frances could destroy space shuttles"
NewScientist.com news service, 11:13 03 September 04
"But those preparations may not be enough to keep the
shuttles safe, says Olander. The roof of the building
the craft was designed to survive winds of only 170
"If it goes over the Cape, it's going to destroy
says Olander. A big building like that has a lot of
area and if it's only meant to sustain a category two
[Frances] is going to blow that thing apart.""
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