Structures and materials technology needs for communications and remote sensing spacecraft

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Langley Research Center, National Technical Information Service, distributor , Hampton, Va, [Springfield, Va
StatementM.J. Gronet, G.A. Jensen, and J.W. Hoskins.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- 198166., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-198166.
ContributionsJensen, G. A., Hoskins, J. W., Langley Research Center.
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Quantify the structures and structural materials technology development needs for future commercial and NASA small spacecraft. The study is focused on small satellite commercial communications and remote sensing missions to be launched in the period from to This report describes the results of a brief, six man-month study.

Structures and materials technology needs for communications and remote sensing spacecraft Author: M J Gronet ; G A Jensen ; J W Hoskins ; Langley Research Center. Structures and materials technology needs for communications and remote sensing spacecraft conducted from the perspective of a small spacecraft developer to determine and quantify the structures and structural materials technology development needs for future commercial and NASA small spacecraft to be launched in the period to Emphasis is placed on small satellites weighing less than pounds for two focus low-Earth orbit missions: commercial communications and remote sensing.

The focus missions are characterized in terms of orbit, spacecraft size, performance, and design jikishinkobudo.com: G. Jensen, J. Hoskins and M.

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Gronet. There exists a large body of structures and materials technology pertinent to aircraft and large spacecraft (and the small spacecraft of the early space decades) that can provide a serviceable springboard for the design of present and future small spacecraft, but, in various technical areas and their synthesis, there is a wide range of needs for further research and development.

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