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A Survey of Current Russion RTG Capabilities

Show simple item record Chmielewski, A. en_US Borshchevsky, A. en_US Lange, R. en_US Cook, B. en_US 2004-10-06 2004-10-06 1994-08-09 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Monterey, California, USA en_US
dc.identifier.clearanceno 94-0898 en_US
dc.description.abstract Supplying radioisotope thermoelectric generators (RTG) to American space missions became very complex. The process is marred by many obstacles: high cost, lack of new developments, difficult launch approval and NEPA compliance. At the same time there are many ambitious space missions for which an RTG would indisputably be the lightest, smallest and most robust power source. An American delegation investigated status of RTG production in Russia to decide if our product line could be supplemented by the Russian designs. en_US
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dc.subject.other radioisotope thermoelectric generators RTG Russian RTGs en_US
dc.title A Survey of Current Russion RTG Capabilities en_US

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