Accession Number:

ADA008103

Title:

Space Sextant High-Altitude Navigation System (SS-HANS) Study, Phase 0 Final Report. Volume IV. Preliminary Design Description.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 17 Jun 74-1 Feb 75,

Corporate Author:

MARTIN MARIETTA AEROSPACE DENVER COLO DENVER DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

251.0

Abstract:

A description of the preliminary design of the Space Sextant-High Altitude Navigation System SS-HANS is contained in this volume of the Phase 0 final report. Engineering effort was directed primarily at the detailed preliminary design of the Space Sextant and in the definition of the software, computation and storage requirements for navigation with the sextant. This detailed preliminary design effort was conducted upon completion of configuration trade studies as documented in Volume 2 and of the Prime Item Development Specification documented in Volume 3.

Subject Categories:

  • Space Navigation and Guidance
  • Astronautics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE