From the ocean to the celebrities: A Chronicle of the U.S. Navy's house and Space-related actions, 1944-2009 (New version 2010) * bankruptcy 1 - The military will get concerned with area (1944-1961) * bankruptcy 2 - Satellites for Strategic protection (1961-1970) * bankruptcy three - army Tactical functions of area Emerge within the Seventies * bankruptcy four - Maturing of military Space-based Tactical aid (1980-1991) * bankruptcy five - military area demanding situations: Uncertainty and determination (1992-2003) * bankruptcy 6 - Re-emergence of military house within the Twenty-first Century (2004-2009)
Space and the USA army: This distinct e-book by way of the U.S. army explores the function of the army within the early days of America's house software, from balloons to the flight of Alan Shepard in Mercury, throughout the Apollo lunar touchdown software. CONTENTS * as soon as a Fighter Pilot * to depart the Earth * Settle Up — cool down * military Rocket Pioneers * Naval study Laboratory * Rocket strength * forefront * The Navy's function * Rocket Politics * Manned house * aid Forces * The Jewels of Isabella * subject matters and matters lined: Balloons, zeppelins, astronaut Alan B. Shepard, Jr., Lt. Apollo Soucek, Thomas G. W. Settle, Robert Truax, Robert Goddard, forefront, Captain Robert Freitag, Regulus, Stratolab
Chapter 1 - The military will get curious about area (1944-1961) * Early army house courses (1944-1958) * the distance Probes * Naval examine Laboratory's house Probes * utilized Physics Laboratory's house Probes * The Rockets * NRL's Viking Rockets * APL's Aerobee Rockets * venture PAMOR * Early Navy-Air strength festival over house improvement * First Satellites in Orbit * The overseas Geophysical yr: 1957-1958 * Sputnik * military Launches its First Satellite—Vanguard * The U.S. Organizes heavily for area (1958-1961) * "Military" as opposed to "Scientific" Satellites * nationwide Aeronautics and area management (NASA) * complex study tasks company (ARPA) * The nationwide Reconnaissance place of work (NRO) * The Navy's area application Burgeons (1958-1961) * Communications Moon Relay (CMR) method * beginning of the Transit Navigation approach * Navy's Pioneering satellite tv for pc Communications Relays * Passive satellite tv for pc Communications Relay (Echo) * lively satellite tv for pc Communications Relay (Score, Courier, and introduction) * foundation of the Navy's Covert satellite tv for pc Reconnaissance method (DYNO/GRAB/Tattletale) * army undertaking Tattletale: GRAB/DYNO—The World's First Reconnaissance satellite tv for pc * army Environmental Sensing Satellites within the Nineteen Fifties * military Spacecraft monitoring platforms * APL's TRANET approach * NRL's Minitrack process * The U.S. Naval area Surveillance process (NAVSPASUR): "Space Fence" * bankruptcy 2 - Satellites for Strategic protection (1961-1970) * A 1961 DoD choice on house Catches military without notice * satellite tv for pc Navigation platforms within the Sixties * The Transit Navigation method is going Operational * Prototype Transit Satellites ("Oscar" sequence) * satellite tv for pc Time Measurement/Passive Ranging * military Timation software * Air strength 621B software * The Tri-Service Navigation satellite tv for pc govt staff * Navy's function in satellite tv for pc Communications through the Nineteen Sixties * military association within the Nineteen Sixties for satellite tv for pc Communications * "Spy send" Communications (TRSSCOM) * military Plans for utilizing DSCS Satellites * The DSCS Satellites * military SHF Terminals for DSCS * military Communications Experiments with advertisement Satellites * worldwide Maritime area understanding (MDA) concerns * Maritime automatic send Track-Enhanced Reporting (MASTER) * workplace of strength Transformation (OFT) area projects * Operationally Responsive area (ORS) Initiative * TacSats 183 * institution of ORS place of work * military house technological know-how and expertise within the Twenty-first Century
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Complete Guide to America's Navy and the Space Program: Early Satellites to Current Defense Systems, Manned Programs (Shepard, Mercury, MOL, Apollo), Recovery, From the Sea to the Stars 2010 Edition