Accession Number : AD0689399

Title :   IONOSPHERIC RESEARCH USING SATELLITES.

Descriptive Note : Annual summary rept. no. 3, 7 Oct 67-6 Oct 68,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY COLL NAIROBI (KENYA) DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Hunter,Arthur N. ; Kelleher,Raymond F.

Report Date : 30 NOV 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : An account is given of the analysis of satellite transmissions recorded at Nairobi, Addis Ababa and Dar es Salaam. Work has been concentrated on the latitude and diurnal variation of total electron content (satellites BE-B and Canary Bird), the latitude variation of scintillation occurrence (BE-B and BE-C), and the height and size of irregularities (San Marco). (Author)

Descriptors :   (*IONOSPHERE, ELECTRON DENSITY), (*SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS), DIURNAL VARIATIONS, SCINTILLATION, MAGNETOOPTICS, ELECTRONS, IONOSPHERIC DISTURBANCES, MAGNETIC FIELDS, RECORDING SYSTEMS, TABLES(DATA), KENYA

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE