Accession Number:

AD0849510

Title:

Charged Particle Electrostatic Thrusters.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 15 Aug 67-15 Dec 68,

Corporate Author:

TRW SYSTEMS GROUP REDONDO BEACH CA

Report Date:

1969-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

140.0

Abstract:

This program was directed toward the demonstration of long-term efficient electrostatic engine operation in the 1000-second specific impulse range. The state of the art in this performance range has been advanced to where practical flight system design is feasible. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electric and Ion Propulsion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE