Accession Number : AD0640864

Title :   INSPECTION BY SMALL SATELLITES,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Davies,Merton E.

Report Date : OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Prospects are presented on the use of inspection satellites for obtaining photographs of the earth. It is suggested that the satellites would disclose military buildups and violations of certain arms control agreements.

Descriptors :   (*AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, SPACECRAFT CAMERAS), (*PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE, SPACECRAFT), LAUNCH VEHICLES, ARMS CONTROL, FEASIBILITY STUDIES

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Military Intelligence
      Astronautics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE