Friday, April 29, 2016

F-15 Air Launch of Micro-Satellites

Israeli F-15 Satellite Launch from F-15_01 Israeli F-15 Satellite Launch from F-15_02      A feasability paper by Avichai Socher and Alon Gany of the Ireal Institute of Technology on launching micro satelites using a combat aircraft like the F-15 Eagle. Interesting reading and dove tails with the F-15-deployed rocket Boeing was developing under the Airborne Launch Assist Space Access (ALASA) program. Credit: Sariel Stiller

Click here to download paper in PDF form (0.7 Meg)

Info and video on ALASA here

1 comments:

Anonymous said...

Interesting. Ive never heard of this program before. Ive heard of the program (I forgot what it was called) to destroy satilites.

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