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21st Century Complete Guide to the NASA Deep Space Network (DSN), Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) Interplanetary Spacecraft Tracking, Videos, History, ... Research, Photo Gallery (CD-ROM) ebook

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Deep Space Craft opens the door to interplanetary flight

Deep Space Craft opens the door to interplanetary flight. It looks at this world from the vantage point of real operations on a specific mission, and follows a natural trail from the day-to-day working of this particular spacecraft, through the functioning of all spacecraft to the collaboration of the various disciplines to produce the results for which a spacecraft is designed. This highly focused, insider’s guide to interplanetary space exploration uses many examples of previous and current endeavors

The NASA Deep Space Network (DSN) is a worldwide network of .

The NASA Deep Space Network (DSN) is a worldwide network of . spacecraft communication facilities, located in the United States (California), Spain (Madrid), and Australia (Canberra), that supports NASA's interplanetary spacecraft missions. It also performs radio and radar astronomy observations for the exploration of the Solar System and the universe, and supports selected Earth-orbiting missions. DSN is part of the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).

The Deep Space Network is NASA's worldwide radio telescope array that makes it possible to communicate with . JPL continues to control the DSN from its facility in Pasadena, California.

The Deep Space Network is NASA's worldwide radio telescope array that makes it possible to communicate with spacecraft. Set adjacent to the mission control center, the DSN control room contains rows of computer banks and several large screens that track the various missions. The room itself is dark, lit primarily by the glow of the screens. At least five engineers oversee and operate the DSN seven days a week.

NASA's Deep Space Network (DSN) is a collection of antennas at three sites around the globe used to communicate with interplanetary spacecraft . Explorer 1 was designed and built by JPL, under contract to the .

NASA's Deep Space Network (DSN) is a collection of antennas at three sites around the globe used to communicate with interplanetary spacecraft missions. DSN also is used by radio and radar astronomers to observe the Solar System and the Universe. The international network also supports selected Earth-orbiting missions. To track that launch and the satellite in space, the forerunner of the Deep Space Network was established. JPL set up portable radio tracking stations in Nigeria, Singapore, and California to receive telemetry and plot the orbit of Explorer 1.

Six different spacecraft were exchanging information via NASA's Deep Space Network at the time this photo was .

Six different spacecraft were exchanging information via NASA's Deep Space Network at the time this photo was taken, all routed through the Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex, in California's Mojave Desert. That's Voyager 1 talking via the big 70-metre DSS-14 dish (shown to the right), from the spacecraft's location on the edge of interstellar space. Cassini is on the smaller DSS-15 antenna. MOM', which is India's Mars Orbiter Mission, is communicating via DSS-24.

This electronic book on CD-ROM provides a comprehensive guide to the NASA Deep Space Network (DSN), an international network of antennas that supports interplanetary spacecraft and radio and radar astronomy operations for the exploration of the solar system and the universe. The network is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The DSN consists of three deep-space communications facilities placed 120 degrees apart around the world: at Goldstone, in California's Mojave Desert; near Madrid, Spain; and near Canberra, Australia. This strategic placement permits constant observation of spacecraft as the Earth rotates, and helps to make the DSN the largest and most sensitive scientific telecommunications system in the world. NASA's scientific investigation of the Solar System is being accomplished mainly through the use of unmanned automated spacecraft. The DSN provides the vital two-way communications link that guides and controls these planetary explorers, and brings back the images and new scientific information they collect. All DSN antennas are steerable, high-gain, parabolic reflector antennas. The antennas and data delivery systems make it possible to: Acquire telemetry data from spacecraft; Transmit commands to spacecraft; Track spacecraft position and velocity; Perform very-long-baseline interferometry observations; Measure variations in radio waves for radio science experiments; Gather science data; Monitor and control the performance of the network. Contents include:

* Details of the famous Goldstone and Canberra antenna complexes * DSN Operations and Maintenance information * Using the Deep Space Network for science * -Solar System Dynamics and the Basics of Space Flight

There are video clips with a short DSN Story, and a time-lapse view of antenna construction in QuickTime and MPEG formats.

This CD-ROM has over 12,000 pages reproduced using Adobe Acrobat PDF software - allowing direct viewing on Windows and Macintosh systems, and Reader software is included. Advanced search and indexing features are built into our reproduction, providing a complete full-text index. This enables the user to search all the files on the disk at one time for words or phrases using just one search command! The Acrobat cataloging technology adds enormous value and uncommon functionality to this impressive collection of government documents and material. There is no other reference that is as fast, convenient, comprehensive, and portable!

Our CD-ROMs are privately-compiled collections of official public domain U.S. government files and documents - they are not produced by the federal government. They are designed to provide a convenient user-friendly reference work, utilizing the benefits of the Acrobat format to uniformly present thousands of pages that can be rapidly reviewed, searched, or printed without untold hours of tedious searching and downloading. Vast archives of important public domain government information that might otherwise remain inaccessible are available for instant review no matter where you are. This book-on-a-disc makes a superb reference work for scientists, researchers, libraries, schools, students, and home reference!

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