Accession Number:

ADA346048

Title:

The Why, What, and How of the Strategic Defense Initiative.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA INC WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Contents THE WHY, WHAT AND HOW OF THE STRATEGIC DEFENSE INITIATIVE By Brigadier General Robert R. Rankine. Jr.. USAF 1986 A BIG YEAR IN SPACE By James J. Haggerty NEW GOALS FOR AERONAUTICAL RD. On the cover The artists concept shows an Earth- generated laser beam being reflected toward a high altitude target by a space based mirror. This is one of a number of ballistic missile defense concepts being explored in the Strategic Defense Initiative research program.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Antimissile Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE