Accession Number : AD0756483

Title :   Ionospheric Research Using Satellites.

Descriptive Note : Interim scientific rept. no. 1, 1 Nov 71-31 Oct 72,

Corporate Author : DANISH METEOROLOGICAL INST COPENHAGEN GEOPHYSICAL DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Mikkelsen,Ib Steen

Report Date : 31 DEC 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The report reviews research carried on at Narssarssuaq, Greenland as follows: scintillation-measurements on the signal from the geostationary satellite ATS-3 (137 MHz); total elecktron/content-measurements, also from the ATS-3 satellite (137 MHz); scintillation-measurements on signals from the geostationary satellite LES-6 (254 MHz); Overhead passes of the Nimbus-4 satellite, giving scintillation recordings; and during shorter periods, recordings have been made of the two Solar Radiation Satellites, the SOLRAD-9 and the SOLRAD-10.

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES), (*IONOSPHERE, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING), SCINTILLATION, ELECTRON DENSITY, GREENLAND

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE