Accession Number : AD0800554

Title :   Z(PROGRAM 461)Z SPRING DAMPER OPTIMIZATION STUDY.

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO INC SUNNYVALE CA

Report Date : 12 FEB 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : This report presents the concept of energy dissipation by a spring to damp the oscillations of an orbiting satellite.

Descriptors :   *DAMPING), (*SATELLITES(ARTIFICIAL), (*SPRINGS, DAMPING), MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, PITCH(MOTION), ROLL, YAW.

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE