Accession Number : ADA288781

Title :   Space Fundamentals for the War Fighter.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI CENTER FOR NAVAL WARFARE STUDIES

Personal Author(s) : Clapp, William G.

PDF Url : ADA288781

Report Date : 31 MAY 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : This report lays out, in simple and understandable terms, the basic technology and principles upon which space warfare doctrine is based. The paper has been limited to the basic concepts of the atmosphere, rocket propulsion, launch vehicles, communications spectrum, and satellite assets. Thirty minutes of your time, reading this paper, hopefully will provide you insights concerning a few of the limitations and capabilities of U.S. space assets.

Descriptors :   *SPACE WARFARE, MILITARY DOCTRINE, SPECTRA, JET FIGHTERS, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, LAUNCH VEHICLES, INTELLIGIBILITY, SPACE COMMUNICATIONS, ROCKET PROPULSION.

Subject Categories : Space Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE