Who actually builds the rocket ship?
Thank you for the design answer. Now, who (what occupation) builds them? Then, what's the process after that - I assume testing, etc. (I'm writing a story for a child who wants to be an aeronautical engineer.)
Asked By: BR - 9/29/2009
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Individual components are built by machinists and technicians following the directions on drawings. Additional direction is provided by manufacturing engineers, who interpret the drawings and try to apply the best methods to make the parts. Final assembly is performed by technicians under the direction of manufacturing... More
Answered By: Larry454 - 9/29/2009
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Private companies do, people like Boeing and Lockheed-Martin. I suppose the manufacturers test them during the construction process, and then NASA surely must conduct their own tests, as well.
Answered By: Innocent Victim - 9/29/2009
here is one of them that can teach you the basics http://www.arocketry.net/aero-dynamic-eng-long.html
Answered By: mindwarp - 9/29/2009
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