Accession Number:

ADA053960

Title:

Solar Cell Power for Field Instrumentation at White Sands Missile Range.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY MOBILITY EQUIPMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMAND FORT BELVOIR VA

Report Date:

1978-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

The initial phase of an Instrumentation Development Project to explore and document what solar power can do for remote field instrumentation systems is described. The work scope consisted of selection, design, construction, test, and delivery of a solar cell power system for White Sands Missile Range. A Drone Formation Control System Interrogator was selected a power supply was built and installed in the San Andres Mountain Range at WSMR in late August 1977. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Telemetry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE