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by Stephen O'Meara, E. Julius Dasch
The fireworks rocket uses gunpowder as a solid propellant. The *space shuttle's solid rocket boosters use a mixture of powdered aluminium in a synthetic rubber binder. Most rockets, however, have liquid propellants, which are more powerful ...
Aeronautical Dictionary (1959)
by United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Frank Davis Adams
A fireworks rocket that is fired into the sky, there sometimes to explode in a burst of fireballs. It is commonly made with a heavy paper combustion chamber and a long stabilizing stick. skywriting, noun. The act of forming letters or other figures in ...
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