Accession Number : AD0657202

Title :   THE ORBIT OF INJUN 3 ROCKET (1962 BETAR 6) FOR 20 APRIL TO 1 MAY 1966.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Scott,Diana W.

Report Date : DEC 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : Orbital parameters of Injun 3 rocket have been determined from 174 optical and radar observations, at 7 ascending nodes in late April 1966. This is a continuation of earlier determinations of the satellite's orbit in 1963-1965. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, *ORBITS), ACCURACY, TABLES(DATA), PERIGEE, APOGEE, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH

Subject Categories : Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE