Accession Number : AD0710270

Title :   OBSERVATION OF ARTIFICIAL EARTH SATELLITES. NUMBER 8, 1968 (SELECTED ARTICLES),

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Horvath,A. ; Grigorevskii,V. M. ; Kasimenko,T. V. ; Bonev,B. K. ; Bratiichuk,M. V.

Report Date : 14 APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : Contents: Comparison of the acceleration due to air drag and to solar radiation pressure in the case of satellite 1963 53 A; The deceleration of satellite 1965-11-4 according to simultaneous observations of INTEROBS and SPIN; One method of more exact determination of the rotation period of a satellite; and A tetraaxial automatic camera for observations of artificial earth satellites.

Descriptors :   (*SATELLITES(ARTIFICIAL), *ORBITS), PHOTOGRAPHY, SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS, SOLAR WIND, DRAG, ROTATION, CAMERAS, DECELERATION, USSR

Subject Categories : Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE