Accession Number:

AD0678789

Title:

A NEW STAGE IN THE CONQUEST OF SPACE. BRILLIANT EXPERIMENT SEES AUTOMATIC DOCKING OF TWO SPACECRAFT IN ORBIT.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-12-06

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

On 30 October 1967, the Soviet Union carried out a new space experiment. For the first time two orbiting automatic artificial geocentric satellites, Kosmos-186 and Kosmos-188, were docked without human intervention. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE