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  • adj. Not pressurized.


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un- +‎ pressurized


  • The pictures obviously are faked, showing either empty bottles or square bottles filled with unpressurized liquid.

    Collapsible, Biodegradable Coke Bottle Proves it's Hip to Be Square | Inhabitat

  • For what its worth, assuming you have Orion and Altair, couldn't you build a kind of "mission module" by starting with the Altair ascent stage (which features an airlock), tossing the engines, adding a sort of a "trunk" for unpressurized cargo and support for the "soft capture" mechanism they're installing?

    Minor Damage Seen on Atlantis - NASA Watch

  • With legs instead of wheels, the joints don't have to be exposed; you cover it in a "skin", like an unpressurized space suit.

    Back to the Moon We Go - NASA Watch

  • Parts would be sent up in the unpressurized Cygnus cargo pods that NASA has already commit to buying.

    Back to the Moon We Go - NASA Watch

  • As a result of this method of distribution, the water pipes under the street are not under pressure 24/7 and hence, there is the potential problem of contamination entering the unpressurized pipes.

    Water distribution systems

  • The COTS Visiting Vehicle would be the payload - and will have variants that can deliver pressurized cargo using a MPLM derivative developed by Alenia or unpressurized cargo using a derivative of the Express Logistics Carrier being designed and developed by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center for use on the ISS.

    Orbital Wins COTS Funding - NASA Watch

  • DragonLab provides a platform for in-space experimentation, including recovery of pressurized and some unpressurized payloads, as well as deployment of small spacecraft.

    SpaceX Announces DragonLab - NASA Watch

  • I would be curious to know the numbers on Orbital's unpressurized cargo capacity compared to the numbers on Spacex's unpressurized cargo capacity, (not counting Spacex's pressurized cargo capacity).

    Insight Into SpaceX and COTS - NASA Watch

  • DragonLab is a free-flying, reusable spacecraft capable of hosting pressurized and unpressurized payloads to and from space.

    NASA Watch: December 2008 Archives

  • As said on the other thread, Orbital can carry all unpressurized cargo.

    COTS Pick: A Sea Change? - NASA Watch


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