Global Patent Index - EP 0692839 B1

EP 0692839 B1 2000-06-07 - Unfolding and stowing the antenna system of a satellite-borne scatterometer

Title (en)

Unfolding and stowing the antenna system of a satellite-borne scatterometer

Title (de)

Verstauen und Entfalten des Antennesystems eines Scatterometers auf einem Satelliten

Title (fr)

Procédé pour arrimer et déployer un système d'antennes d'un dispositif de mesure de dispersion d'ondes, embarqué sur un satellite

Publication

EP 0692839 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 95110398 A

Priority

DE 4424029 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0692839A1] The antenna system of a scatterometer mounted on an orbiting satellite consists of three antenna groups (A, F, M). During launch, and until the system is in orbit, the antenna groups are stored by lying them flat against the surface of the satellite. One of the groups (M) is permanently positioned flat against the surface and the other two are supported on a hinge system. Both of these are stored parallel to the axis of the launch rocket. One opens to be orientated in the orbit direction and the other is a right angle. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H01Q 1/28; H01Q 1/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01Q 1/08 (2006.01); H01Q 1/28 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01Q 1/288 (2013.01); H01Q 1/08 (2013.01)

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ES FR GB IT NL SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0692839 A1 19960117; EP 0692839 B1 20000607; DE 4424029 A1 19960118; ES 2148379 T3 20001016

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