how much fuel does it take to launch the space shuttle into space?



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    According to NASA, the space shuttle carries two million pounds of solid propellant in its rocket boosters, along with 500,000 gallons of liquid oxygen and hydrogen in its external tank.

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    The Space Shuttle’s large External Tank is loaded with more than 500,000 gallons of super-cold liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen, which are mixed and burned together to form the fuel for the orbiter’s three main rocket engines.

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