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    Rockets Of The World

    I can't find a bigger version and so the text is a bit small. However I thought it of enough interest to post as it is here.



    Edit: Link to larger image [text is clearer]

    Link: Rockets Of The Word Large Image

    May take a while to download.
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    Where's the Reliant Robin Shuttle?

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    Also, missing Spacex's 'Falcon 1' and 'Falcon 9'. The latter is around the length of the Soyoz rockets (178ft) and the prior is a dinky little thing of 70ft.

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    You also forgot the one which everyone gets in their lifetime!!!!

    You know the one!!!!

    The rocket up yer a**se hehe!!

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    oooooooooooooooooooooo.... pointy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gwendes View Post
    oooooooooooooooooooooo.... pointy.
    Ok. Here are some not so pointy [Mostly fictional]







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    On the first picture, third from right in the bottom row, the Saturn 3... I saw one of those launch, taking the second Skylab crew up. What a NOISE! We were several miles from the pad in a VIP bit, and the ground was shaking, and it felt like your chest was going to collapse. I thought they were closer in size to the Saturn 5... that would have been (more) awesome to see!

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Also, missing Spacex's 'Falcon 1' and 'Falcon 9'. The latter is around the length of the Soyoz rockets (178ft) and the prior is a dinky little thing of 70ft.
    Funny you should mention the Falcon 9

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