TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS CENTER/U.S. COAST GUARD L-BAND MARITIME SATELLITE TEST PROGRAM: TEST SUMMARY: SEPTEMBER-NOVEMBER 1974

Several L-band satellite communications tests with the NASA ATS-6 spacecraft and the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter SHERMAN are described. The tests included 1200 bit per second digital data, voice, simultaneous data and voice, ranging, multipath and antenna tracking. Preliminary results are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142

    United States Coast Guard

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    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Duncombe, C B
    • Engels, P D
    • Foley, A E
    • Kraemer, J H
    • Mauro, P G
  • Publication Date: 1975-6

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  • Pagination: 46 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00092010
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TSC-USCG-75-1 Intrm Rpt., USCG-D-104-75
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Oct 18 1976 12:00AM