... coverage between New York and Paris, whereas approximately 21 are required in aquot;randomaquot; orbits for 99 aquot;/0 coverage. ... The actual mechanics and dynamics of the docking process and the problems of terminal guidance will require detailed attention by the mission analyst. ... Rechargeable batteries will be provided to supply the power during periods of eclipse. ... the need for providing complete rotational freedom which would suggest the need of slip-rings for power transmission.
|Title||:||Orbital Flight Handbook|
|Author||:||Martin Company. Space Systems Division, Donald Kraft, Jorgen Jensen, George Townsend|