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External Tank StationExternal Tank Station - A space shuttle approaches a free-flying platform constructed from shuttle external tanks carried to orbit. Shuttle external tanks hold promise as a source of structural material and/or near ready-made station modules.
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External Tank PlatformExternal Tank Platform - Another structure based upon spent shuttle external tanks. SSI has long supported using external tanks for boot-strapping space development. Shuttle external tanks are already carried almost all the way to orbit. It is a shame to waste all that effort.
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