Accession Number : AD0477624


Title :   COSMIC RELAYS (KOSMICKA RETRANSLACE),


Corporate Author : ASSISTANT CHIEF OF STAFF FOR INTELLIGENCE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Beckmann, Petr


Report Date : 14 Jun 1961


Pagination or Media Count : 6


Abstract : This report discusses the need for a new method of long-distance communications: passive relays by means of natural heavenly bodies, artificial satellites, and belt of dipoles circling the earth; active satellites with delayed relay, circulating satellites with instantaneous relay, and stationary satellites. (Author)


Descriptors :   FEASIBILITY STUDIES , CZECHOSLOVAKIA , STATE OF THE ART , REPORTS , COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS , ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION , ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES , RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS) , EQUATORIAL ORBITS


Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE