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A History of Satellite Reconnaissance: The Perry Gambit and Hexagon Histories
Robert L. Perry
No preview available - 2012
Agena Air Force attitude control BGen booster camera system capability capsule Charyk Colonel command conﬁguration contractor Corona cost coverage Cue Ball difﬁculties Dir-nro Staff Dir-sp Director DNRO earlier early Eastman Kodak failure ﬁlm ﬁnal ﬁnally ﬁrst ﬂight ﬁscal ﬁve Flax Fulcrum Gambit ﬂight Gambit mission Gambit program Gambit-3 Gen R. E. Greer Hexagon program improved inﬂuenced intelligence July land recovery Lanyard launch date Lockheed ltek Maj Gen R. E. major malfunctions McLucas McMillan Memo Mission Summary modiﬁcation National Reconnaissance Program NRO staff ofﬁcials optics orbital control vehicle original payload perigee Perkin-Elmer photographic planned problems program ofﬁce project ofﬁce proposed reconnaissance satellite recovery vehicle requirements resolution roll joint SAFMS SAFSP SAFSS ﬁles Samos satellite reconnaissance schedule search system sensor signiﬁcant slippage SP-3 ﬁles Special Projects speciﬁc subj subsystem success sufﬁcient targets technical Titan Titan III Vandenberg