Accession Number : AD0721652

Title :   Type I Geodetic Satellite.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Nov 62-Jun 64.

Corporate Author : ITT FEDERAL LABS NUTLEY N J

Report Date : JUN 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 224

Abstract : A complete history is given of the manufacture and testing of one Secor Geodetic Spacecraft. Topics include: Technical system requirements of each subsystem; work accomplished in each subsystem; history of environmental tests, including technical specifications for each test; recommendations for the program; and antenna patterns measured on the spacecraft.

Descriptors :   (*SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING), (*GEODESICS, DISTANCE MEASURING EQUIPMENT), POSITION FINDING, TELEMETER SYSTEMS, SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS, SPACECRAFT COMPONENTS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, SPECIFICATIONS, TRANSPONDERS, ANTENNA RADIATION PATTERNS

Subject Categories : Geodesy
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE