Accession Number:

AD0609594

Title:

ELECTRONICS RESEARCH PROGRAM. RESEARCH AND EXPERIMENTATION ON SPACE APPLICATIONS OF MILLIMETER WAVES.

Descriptive Note:

Semiannual technical note for 1 Jul-31 Dec 62,

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF

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Report Date:

1963-05-21

Pagination or Media Count:

132.0

Abstract:

Progress is reported in the planning and development of a millimeter wave observatory. A description of the instrumentation is given, and the observational goals are outlined. A technical description is given of the antenna, the type of mounting, the attitude control system, and the boresighting problems. The observatory is scheduled to conduct a research activity into the millimeter wave region. An initial operating wavelength of 3.2 millimeters is planned with a growth capability extending to 1.2 millimeters. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE