Accession Number:

AD0770551

Title:

Evaluation Program for Secondary Spacecraft Cells. Synchronous Orbit Testing of General Electric Company 6.0 Ampere-Hour Sealed Nickel-Cadmium Cells,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AMMUNITION DEPOT CRANE IND QUALITY EVALUATION AND ENGINEERING LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-10-15

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this evaluation is to gather performance information concerning sealed nickel-cadmium cells operating under a synchronous orbit regime. Such a regime simulates a space satellite maintaining a position over a fixed point on earth as the earth rotates on its axis and revolves about the sun.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrochemical Energy Storage
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE