Accession Number:

AD0673164

Title:

A TREATISE ON INTERPLANETARY NAVIGATION (SELECTED CHAPTERS),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-08-30

Pagination or Media Count:

85.0

Abstract:

Contents The problem of communication in interplanetary navigation The significance of Communication in interplanetary navigation, The effective power of the communication system in interplanetary navigation, Noise of communication in interplanetary navigation, Information rate, Quantum effect, Equipment requirement of interplanetary communication, Ground receiving antenna, Satellite type communication relay system, Problem of electromagnetic wave propagation, Light wave communication Re-entry into the atmosphere The problem of the descent of artificial satellites or space ships, Analysis of re-entry orbits, Two types of re-entry orbits, Heat proof designs, Principle of heatproofing design, Application in interplanetary navigation orbit.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronautics
  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry
  • Telemetry
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE