Accession Number : AD0855450

Title :   The Isis Satellites.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : COMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH CENTRE OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Florida, C. D.

Report Date : APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : A series of ionospheric satellites is being designed to follow the highly successful Alouette I. The report describes this series, and points out the differences in both experiments and instrumentation between each of the satellites and the reasons for them. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, CANADA), (*ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES), RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION, SOLAR RADIATION, ELECTRON DENSITY, WHISTLERS, VERY LOW FREQUENCY, INSTRUMENTATION, SATELLITE ANTENNAS, LANGMUIR PROBES, RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, PHOTOMETERS, RADIO TRANSMITTERS, SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE