• NATIONAL SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM TELEMETRY DISTRIBUTION AND PROCESSING, NASA-JFK SPACE CENTER/CAPE CANAVERAL

      Jenkins, George; Network Station, Merritt Island (International Foundation for Telemetering, 1986-10)
      Prelaunch, launch, mission and landing distribution of RF and hardline uplink/downlink information between space shuttle orbiter/cargo elements, tracking antennas, and Control Centers at JSC, KSC, MSFC, GSFC, ESMC/RCC, and Sunnyvale are summarized with emphasis on techniques currently used and planned future improvements. Color Vugraphs showing the 20 facilities involved and system block diagrams are used to reinforce the written text. Presentation is unclassified.