Accession Number : AD0703885

Title :   SOVIETS ORBIT SATELLITE-KILLER.

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date : 25 FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The Soviet Union is said to have developed a new and powerful space weapon. US and British space experts claim that Soviet engineers have succeeded in producing an artificial Earth satellite capable of intercepting and destroying space craft and vehicles in orbital flight around the Earth.

Descriptors :   (*ANTISATELLITE DEFENSE SYSTEMS, INTERCEPTOR SPACECRAFT), (*INTERCEPTOR SPACECRAFT, USSR), SPACE WEAPONS, ARMS CONTROL

Subject Categories : Antisatellite Defense Systems
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE