Accession Number:

AD1042207

Title:

Movement and Maneuver in Deep Space: A Framework to Leverage Advanced Propulsion

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Air Command and Staff College, Air University Maxwell Air Force Base United States

Report Date:

2017-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

72.0

Abstract:

This analytical study looks at the importance of Deep Space Operations and recommends an approach for senior policy leaders. Section 1 presents a capability requirements definition with candidate solutions and technology strategies. Section 2 recommends an acquisition and organizational approach. Section 3 provides an extended strategic rationale for deep space operations as a national priority.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronomy
  • Unmanned Spacecraft
  • Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE