Accession Number : AD0685961

Title :   CERTAIN PROBLEMS OF SATELLITE ORIENTATION,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Tkihonravov,M. K. ; Yatsunskii,I. K ; Maksimov,G. Yu. ; Bazhinov,I. K. ; Gurko,O. V.

Report Date : 25 OCT 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : The book deals with principles of the flight theory and with certain elements of designing artificial earth satellites. It outlines basic concepts of undisturbed satellite movement. It also analyzes the principal disturbing factors.

Descriptors :   (*SATELLITE ATTITUDE, STABILIZATION SYSTEMS), (*SPACECRAFT, *ATTITUDE CONTROL SYSTEMS), EQUATIONS OF MOTION, FLYWHEELS, MOMENT OF INERTIA, USSR

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE