Accession Number:

AD0749725

Title:

Construction of 'Cosmos' Satellites

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

85.0

Abstract:

The design and employment of Soviet satellites of the Cosmos series is discussed. A brief discussion of the overall Cosmos program is discussed followed by a more detailed discussion of its specific sub programs investigation of the lower atmosphere, investigations of the structure and variations of the upper atmosphere, investigations of the ionosphere, the study of forpuscular radiation, investigation of radiation at low altitudes, investigation of the suns shortwave radiation, investigation of meteoric matter, measurements of the earths magnetic field telescopes in space, socmic rays, and other technical experiments.

Subject Categories:

  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE