Accession Number:

AD0654285

Title:

SOLAR CELL POWER SYSTEMS FOR AIR FORCE SATELLITES,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF LABS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Air Force has used solar cell power systems on various types of satellites. The current methods used for choosing the array, the number of cells, their placement on the solar panels, and the quality assurance tests conducted on the panels are discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE