IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - In-flight performance of the NSTAR ion propulsion system on the Deep Space One mission

2000 IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings

Author(s): Polk, J.E. ; Kakuda, R.Y. ; Anderson, J.R. ; Brophy, J.R. ; Rawlin, V.K. ; Sovey, J. ; Hamley, J.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2000
Conference Location: Big Sky, MT, USA, USA
Conference Date: 25 March 2000
Volume: 4
ISBN (Paper): 0-7803-5846-5
ISSN (Paper): 1095-323X
DOI: 10.1109/AERO.2000.878373
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Deep Space 1 is the first interplanetary spacecraft to use an ion propulsion system for the primary delta-v maneuvers. The purpose of the mission is to validate a number of technologies, including... View More

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