Accession Number : AD0827724

Title :   COMMAND SYSTEM FUNCTIONS, TELEMETRY SYSTEM FUNCTIONS, AND CALIBRATIONS FOR GEOS-B SATELLITE.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV LAUREL MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Peterson, M. R.

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 276

Abstract : This report provides a brief description of the command and telemetry systems used on the GEOS-B Spacecraft. In addition it lists the command capability of the satellite and provides a description of the function each command performs. A listing of all functions telemetered from the spacecraft is presented along with a description of each function. Finally, a complete procedure is outlined for converting the information telemetered on a particular channel into engineering units. (Author)

Descriptors :   *TELEMETER SYSTEMS), (*SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, GRAVITY, STABILIZATION, GEODESICS, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, SYNCHRONIZATION(ELECTRONICS), DATA PROCESSING, TABLES(DATA).

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft
      Telemetry
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE