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ARCHIVE: Launchpad: Mass Properties

ARCHIVE: Launchpad: Mass Properties

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Learn how mass properties, such as weight, mass, center of gravity and inertia affect how things fly. See how NASA compensates for missing components in a flight test article by using ballast to meet mass and center of gravity requirements.

Published on: June 22, 2009

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