Accession Number:

AD0658990

Title:

FACILITIES FOR SIMULATING ATTITUDE MOTION OF SPACECRAFT,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

REDSTONE SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION CENTER REDSTONE ARSENAL ALA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

The report describes facilities using gas bearings in attitude motion simulators for the development of spacecraft attitude control systems. Typical facility information includes discussions on test chamber, bearing, platform, power requirements, balance consideration, testing procedure, attitude reference sources, sensors, and data transmission. Facilities at twelve Government and industrial organizations are discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE