Accession Number : AD0700883

Title :   DAS DEUTSCH-FRANZOESISCHE FERNMELDESATELLITEN-PROJEKT 'SYMPHONIE' (The German-French Communication Satellite 'Symphony'),

Corporate Author : DEUTSCHE VERSUCHSANSTALT FUER LUFT- UND RAUMFAHRT E V OBERPFAFFENHOFEN (WEST GERMANY)

Personal Author(s) : Schendel,Arthur H. ; Hartl,Philipp

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The German-French communication satellite project 'Symphonie' comprises the joint development of an experimental communication satellite to permit the distributions of sound and TV programs, telephone and teletype traffic and the transmission of data. Objectives, organisation and technical problems are discussed and the present state of the project and the technical solution proposed by a German-French consortium of firms are described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*COMMUNICATION SATELLITES(ACTIVE), DESIGN), DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, TELETYPE SYSTEMS, TELEVISION SYSTEMS, TELEPHONE SYSTEMS, FRANCE, WEST GERMANY

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE