Accession Number:

ADA257468

Title:

Status Report on MicroSat Data Telemetry.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The intent of this project was to test and evaluate a new data collection concept that of utilizing a store and forward message system in a low earth orbiting satellite, and to determine its suitability for oceanographic data telemetry. This new generation of satellites, dubbed MicroSats because of their small size a 9 in. cube, was developed by the Amateur Radio Satellite Corporation AMSAT to complement the existing HF and VHG terrestrial Packet data switching networks. satellite telemetry, LEO satellites, store and forward.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Telemetry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE