Accession Number : AD0685465

Title :   TELEMETRY, COMMAND, AND BEACON ANTENNAS FOR THE OV1-16 SATELLITE,

Corporate Author : NEW MEXICO STATE UNIV UNIVERSITY PARK PHYSICAL SCIENCE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Henry,Dennis G.

Report Date : JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The design of the antenna systems for the OV1-16 Satellite are presented. Array phasing, impedance, and radiation patterns are given for the telemetry, command, and beacon antenna systems. The polarizations tested during radiation pattern measurements are those used by the actual ground stations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SATELLITE ANTENNAS, *PHASED ARRAYS), SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, TELEMETERING ANTENNAS, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, RADAR BEACONS, ANTENNA RADIATION PATTERNS, OMNIDIRECTIONAL ANTENNAS, ELECTRICAL IMPEDANCE, POLARIZATION

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Unmanned Spacecraft
      Telemetry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE