TITLE

Spies enlisted to aid crippled spacecraft

AUTHOR(S)
Charles, D.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/9/92, Vol. 134 Issue 1820, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that secret instruments originally built to study Soviet military satellites will be used to find out what is preventing the Galileo satellite's main antenna from unfurling. The transmission antenna has been stuck since April 11, 1991; What the satellite can transmit at present; Possible reason for the problem.
ACCESSION #
9206010736

 

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