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Soviet orbit.

J. B. Hoptner

Soviet orbit.

by J. B. Hoptner

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Published by Mid-European Studies Center of the National Committee for a Free Europe in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union,
  • Europe, Eastern
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations.,
    • Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesMid-European Studies Center of the National Committee for a Free Europe. Mimeographed series,, no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDR48.5 .H58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination27 l.
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6156421M
      LC Control Number54010410
      OCLC/WorldCa3062733

        N-1 Soviet Moon rocket (): " The Soviet Saturn 5 " animation by Nick Stevens (), HD - Duration: Dan Beaumont Space Museum , views First Satellite to Orbit Earth October 4, The Soviet Union launches the first artificial satellite. Called Sputnik, a combination of words meaning "fellow-traveler of Earth," it weighs about k circles the globe beeping radio signals, demonstrating that the Soviets have rockets that could send warheads anywhere on Earth. This event triggers the space race between the.

      The Russians calculated the satellite's orbit at a maximum of miles above the earth and its speed at 18, miles an hour. The official Soviet news agency Tass said the artificial moon, with a diameter of twenty- two inches and a weight of pounds, was circling the earth once every hour and thirty- . Soviet Writings on Earth Satellites and Space Travel by Citadel Press, Multiple Contributors and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      New Studies of the Soviet Orbit Julius Jacobson, ed., Soviet Communism and the Socialist Vision, trans-action books (New Brunswick: E.P. Dutton & Co., ), pp., $ Adam Bromke and Teresa Rakowska-Harmstone, eds., The Communist States in Disarray, , The Carleton Series in .   This book tells the story of the Soviet and Russian lunar programme, from its origins to the present-day federal Russian space programme. Brian Harvey describes the techniques devised by the USSR for lunar landing, from the LK lunar module to the LOK lunar orbiter and versions tested in Earth’s orbit. He asks whether these systems would have worked and examines how well they were 4/5(1).


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