Accession Number : ADA605755


Title :   A Scientific Satellite Program


Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.


Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a605755.pdf


Report Date : 13 Apr 1955


Pagination or Media Count : 11


Abstract : This ia a proposal for an earth satellite program. It proposes (1} a useful purpose for the satellite, (2) a method or achieving that purpose, and (3) an organization capable of implementing the method.


Descriptors :   *SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES , ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES , EARTH ORBITS , EQUATORIAL ORBITS , GEODESICS , GEODESY , GEODETIC SATELLITES , GEODETIC SURVEYS , MAPPING , PAYLOAD , PRECISION , RADIO INTERFEROMETRY , RADIO TRANSMITTERS , ROCKET LAUNCHING


Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE