Accession Number:

ADA199687

Title:

Aerospace Payload Support Systems

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 16 Feb 1981-5 May 1987

Corporate Author:

NORTHEASTERN UNIV BOSTON MA ELECTRONICS RESEARCH LAB

Report Date:

1987-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

This report describes engineering support systems developed under Contract No. F19628-81-C-0029 for sounding rocket and shuttle payloads. Contract efforts included the mechanical and electrical design, fabrication, integration, testing and launch support of a variety of payloads and related ground support equipment. Specific work areas included payload structures, component packaging, deployment and eject mechanisms diagnostic instrumentation, in- flight sequencing, power systems and control consoles. Keywords Sounding rockets, Space transportation system STS, Subsatellites, Special payloads.

Subject Categories:

  • Research and Experimental Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE