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Space station "Freedom" and mission to Mars

magnus_z

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Project "Planetary Society" and SAIC:

http://www.astronautix.com/craft/plan1983.htm









I have questions:



1. What is it? It is the module for assemblage of a martian vehicles?



I have found drawing of module "Spacedoc" for assemblage of vehicles for flight on the Moon and Mars. But it is not similar to stamp drawing:



Stamp and inscription details:

"2004. Vaisseau a destination de Mars (U.S.A.) partant de la station "Freedom":



"Un vaisseau identique russe partira de la station "Mir III". Jonction des 2 vaisseaux 10 jours plus tard":



2. It is crew on a martian vehicle or at station "Freedom"?



??? ??? ???
 

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oh boy, oh boy, oh boy...

Let me see
this is private study for Planetary Society. (not a official NASA stuff)
for more see link http://www.astronautix.com/craft/plan1983.htm

some time confused with proposal of The Ride Report and Martin Marietta "Split Sprint Mission"

to the Graphic
that Postal stamps from Sierra Leone
and the Artists made some mistakes


that look more on The Ride Report proposal ( cargo vehicle dock with personnel transport )

on question 1
i don't know Wat this is,
but i think that Artist made some Idiosyncratic changes on the original painting
because of the Copyright on original

on question 2
that is very bad copy of Painting of Work on Freedom station
again the Artist made some Idiosyncratic changes on the original painting
because of the Copyright on original
 

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Michel Van said:
oh boy, oh boy, oh boy...

??

Michel Van said:
Let me see
this is private study for Planetary Society. (not a official NASA stuff)
for more see link http://www.astronautix.com/craft/plan1983.htm

NASA "Pioneering the Space Frontier" - this is official?

http://www.astronautix.com/craft/piontier.htm



Michel Van said:
on question 2
that is very bad copy of Painting of Work on Freedom station
again the Artist made some Idiosyncratic changes on the original painting
because of the Copyright on original

Where it is possible to see this drawing? I it never saw.
 

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The design pictured here is a Sprint mission profile that SAIC worked on as a result of the Ride report in 1987. You can read a bit more about it here:
http://history.nasa.gov/monograph21/Chapter%208.pdf

There is a good, though very high level, overview of exploration concept studies here:
http://history.nasa.gov/DPT/Architectures/Recent%20Human%20Exploration%20Studies%20DPT%20JSC%20Jan_00.pdf
 

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Photo of McDonnell Douglas Space Station Freedom concept found on eBay.

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http://www.ebay.com/itm/Off-McDonnell-Douglas-Space-Station-Freedom-Color-Photo-Design-Concept-1-/351110149121?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item51bfcbb401
 

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Photo of McDonnell Douglas Space Station Freedom concept found on eBay.

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