Accession Number:

ADA440018

Title:

Lithium-Ion Life Expectancy Verification Guidelines for Transformational Communication Satellite System (TSAT)

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-11-25

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

Guidelines are provided for the Transformational Communication Satellite System TSAT mission relative to life expectancy verification of lithium-ion cells. Conditions and associated risks are presented to facilitate a decision to include or adopt the technology, or a decision to launch before there are sufficient data to conclusively verify life expectancy.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrochemical Energy Storage
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE