Accession Number:

ADA300518

Title:

Military Satellite Systems and Antisatellite Antimissile Technology,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-09-11

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

Outer space is an area in which strategists of every nation are interested. Today, aerospace technology is not only used in satellite communications and aerospace technological research, it is also used towards military goals. The militarization of outer space is a new development trend. This document primarily addresses the development of military satellites, antisatellite weapons, and antimissile weapons by the worlds military powers, with the United States as the leader.

Subject Categories:

  • Antimissile Defense Systems
  • Antisatellite Defense Systems
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE