Accession Number:

ADA091006

Title:

Pulsed Plasma Propulsion System/Spacecraft Design Guide.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 78-Jun 80,

Corporate Author:

TRW DEFENSE AND SPACE SYSTEMS GROUP REDONDO BEACH CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

97.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this publication is to describe the characteristics of the millipound pulsed plasma propulsion system as an aid to potential spacecraft designers and users of electric propulsion. It contains performance and interface data, design constraints, and various other considerations applicable to the implementation of the pulsed plasma propulsion system. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electric and Ion Propulsion
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE