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Applications of the Petite Amateur Navy Satellite (PANSAT)

Robert Andrew Payne

Applications of the Petite Amateur Navy Satellite (PANSAT)

by Robert Andrew Payne

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Published by Naval Postgraduate School, Available from National Technical Information Service in Monterey, Calif, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Andrew Payne, Jr
ContributionsWight, Randy Lee
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25485528M

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How is Petite Amateur Navy Satellite abbreviated. PANSAT stands for Petite Amateur Navy Satellite. PANSAT is defined as Petite Amateur Navy Satellite somewhat frequently. NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL PETITE AMATEUR NAVY SATELLITE (PANSAT) A. BACKGROUND The Naval Postgraduate School's (NPS) Space Systems Academic Group (SSAG) is designing and developing a small communications satellite for launch aboard the Shuttle as a Complex Self-Contained Payload (CSCP).

The objectives of PANSAT are three-fold. Operational Experiences with the Petite Amateur Navy Satellite – PANSAT Ronald L. Phelps U.S. Naval Postgraduate School,[email protected] ABSTRACT This paper provides an overview of PANSAT’s on-orbit performance by discussing how the integration process, design decisions, and space environment have affected mission by: 1.

The Petite Amateur Navy Satellite (PANSAT) was launched aboard the STS Discovery Shuttle. The historic Shuttle flight noted mainly by John Glenn's return to space also marks the Naval Postgraduate School's first small satellite in space.

PANSAT, which is in a circular, low-Earth orbit (LEO), is the culmination of 50 officer students' graduate theses over approximately Cited by: 4.

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The Petite Amateur Navy Satellite (PANSAT) will primarily act as an orbiting spread-spectrum communications laboratory, possesses neither an attitude control. PANSAT is the acronym for the Petite Amateur Navy Satellite, which is a small communications satellite under development by the Space Systems Academic Group at the Naval Postgraduate School.

PANSAT subsystems were subjected to thermal vacuum and random vibration testing as part of the overall environmental test : The U.S. Navy, with its global sea-based operations, has always had to depend on electromagnetic communications. At first, of course, it employed optical frequencies (flags and lights), but early in the 20th century the Navy turned to radio and pioneered its early use.

Working closely with industry. Get this from a library. Petite amateur Navy satellite (PANSAT): NASA/USRA University Advanced Design Program: final design report. [Naval Postgraduate School (U.S.). Space Systems Academic Group.; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.;].

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Construction and Testing of an 80C86 Based Communications Controller for the Petite Amateur Navy Satellite (PANSAT) by Stephen M. Tobin Captain, United States Army B.S., United States Military Academy, Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of.

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