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NASA Specialized Spacecraft Vehicles






2011

NASA

Johnson Space Center

Habitability Design Department

Brief

Create twenty specialized vehicles for different types of spacecraft missions.

Concept

A modular method of assembling and ultimately specializing spacecraft vehicles.






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Spacecraft Missions

For this design project, I was given a chart of twenty vehicle concepts. Each concept took an existing vehicle and added components to specialize the vehicle for different types of spacecraft missions.

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Specialized Vehicle Sketches

Working from rough sketches and images of existing vehicles, I made a series of detailed drawings of each concept.

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Renderings & Modular Assembly

After rendering each component, I assembled the vehicles to be reviewed by the team.

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I was able to work modularly and used drawings of components from different vehicles in multiple concepts.

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Revisions

Any necessary revisions were made post team review.

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Final 20 Specialized Vehicle Concepts

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