Accession Number : AD0743947

Title :   Critical Breadboard Fabrication Automated Astronomic Positioning System.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Sep 71-24 Feb 72,

Corporate Author : CONTROL DATA CORP MINNEAPOLIS MINN NAVIGATION AND SPACE SYSTEMS

Personal Author(s) : Carroll,Joseph E. ; Herold,Darrol S. ; Nurkkala,Paul H.

Report Date : 30 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The Final Report summarizes the results of three critical breadboard areas for the Automated Astronomic Positioning System and is a follow-on of Contract No. F19628-71-C-0036. The three areas investigated were (a) fabrication of a solid CER-VIT optical structure, (b) clamping experiments on test samples of CER-VIT, and (c) fabrication and testing of an electronic filter breadboard. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STAR TRACKERS, *CELESTIAL NAVIGATION), OPTICAL EQUIPMENT, MODEL TESTS, MANUFACTURING, ELECTRIC FILTERS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), POSITION FINDING, PORTABLE EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Space Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE