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Multifunctional Hot Structure Heat Shield

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Posted 09 January 2014 - 11:24 PM


NASA | Multifunctional Hot Structure Heat Shield

At NASA Langley, a heat shield concept is being developed that integrates a carbon-carbon hot structure with a light weight blanket insulation. The resulting shield would have less mass and be more efficient compared to the traditional thermal protection systems.

Credit: NASA Langley Research Center

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