Design, Fabrication and Test of a Formation of Two Satellites Connected by a Tether
MR and MRS SAT are now in the flight vehicle construction/integration/test phase. Constraints have been clearly defined for each subsystem and efforts have shifted to integrated component testing. Subsystem timelines have been formed and are integrated in
D. Coyle and H. J. Pernicka, "Design, Fabrication and Test of a Formation of Two Satellites Connected by a Tether," University of Missouri--Rolla, Jan 2007.
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Artificial Satellites; Formation Flight; Integration; Production; Radio Links; Satellite Pairs; Spacecraft Components; Wireless Communication
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01 Jan 2007