Accession Number:

ADA064348

Title:

Demand Assignment Techniques Study (DATS) for Military Satellite Communication Applications. Volume 1. Executive Summary.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL NEWPORT BEACH CA COLLINS GOVERNMENT TELECOMMUNICATIONS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-06-25

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This final report presents the results of the Demand-Assignment Techniques Study DATS. The objective of this one-year study is to evaluate demand assignment DA techniques for military satellite communications. Demand-assignment provides an effective way to meet growing DOD requirements for satellite communications by enabling many users to share satellite and earth terminal resources. The study is divided into the following four major tasks Establishment of Selection Criteria Trade-off Investigation of Candidate DA Techniques Detailed Investigation of Preferred DA Techniques and Evaluation of Earth Terminal Reliability and Cost. Results of all study task as well as overall conclusions and recommendations are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Unmanned Spacecraft
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE