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SSTO Design Options

Here's a variation on defining the task ahead and identifying options for the program architecture. Breaking down the major functions of the transportation system to identify the solution space seems to be the best apporach.

1. Introduction

This study defines a plausible program architecture for regularly scheduled commercial passenger flights between Earth and the Moon. The baseline mission is daily flights leaving a single spaceport on Earth, with a single spaceport on the Moon supporting traffic at the other end.

2. Assumptions and Guidelines

3. Mission Architecture Options

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