Accession Number : AD0678411

Title :   RENDEZVOUS IN SPACE. HOW THE AUTOMATIC SATELLITES FOUND EACH OTHER IN ORBIT,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Marinin,Yurii

Report Date : 06 DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The report describes the first automatic docking of two Russian satellites - Cosmos-186 and Cosmos-187.

Descriptors :   (*SPACECRAFT DOCKING, AUTOMATIC), RENDEZVOUS TRAJECTORIES, MANEUVERING SATELLITES, CONTROL SYSTEMS, USSR

Subject Categories : Astronautics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE