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Title: GPHS-RTGs in support of the Cassini Mission. Semi-annual technical progress report, April 3, 1995--October 1, 1995

Abstract

This document is the April-October 1995 Progress Report on the Cassini RTG Program. Nine tasks are summarized; (1) Spacecraft integration and liason, (2) Engineering support, (3) Safety, (4) Unicouple fabrication, (5) ETG fabrication, assembly, and test, (6) Ground support equipment, (7) RTG shipping and launch support, (8) Design, reviews, and mission applications, and (9) Project management, QA, contract changes, and material acquisitions.

Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Martin Marietta Astro Space, King of Prussia, PA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
114620
Report Number(s):
DOE/SF/18852-T56
ON: DE96001142; TRN: 95:024426
DOE Contract Number:
AC03-91SF18852
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 24 Oct 1995
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
07 ISOTOPE AND RADIATION SOURCE TECHNOLOGY; SPACECRAFT POWER SUPPLIES; DESIGN; FABRICATION; TESTING; PROGRESS REPORT; RADIOISOTOPE HEAT SOURCES; THERMOELECTRIC GENERATORS; NESDPS Office of Nuclear Energy Space and Defense Power Systems

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NONE. GPHS-RTGs in support of the Cassini Mission. Semi-annual technical progress report, April 3, 1995--October 1, 1995. United States: N. p., 1995. Web. doi:10.2172/114620.
NONE. GPHS-RTGs in support of the Cassini Mission. Semi-annual technical progress report, April 3, 1995--October 1, 1995. United States. doi:10.2172/114620.
NONE. Tue . "GPHS-RTGs in support of the Cassini Mission. Semi-annual technical progress report, April 3, 1995--October 1, 1995". United States. doi:10.2172/114620. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/114620.
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