|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B64G-001/10 B64G-001/00 B64G-001/40 B64G-001/22 B64G-001/64 B64G-001/54|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/171.1; 244/172.4; 244/171.7; 244/172.2|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 10 인용 특허 : 18|
An In Orbit Transportation & Recovery System (IOSTAR짰) (10) One preferred embodiment of the present invention comprises a space tug powered by a nuclear reactor (19). The IOSTAR짰 includes a collapsible boom (11) connected at one end to a propellant tank (13) which stores fuel for an electric propulsion system (12 ). This end of the b...
What is claimed is: 1. An apparatus comprising: a boom means (11) for providing support; a nuclear reactor means (19) for generating heat; said nuclear reactor means (19) being coupled to said boom means ( 11); a payload protection means (20) for protecting a payload (15) from radiation; said payload protection means ( 20) being coupled to said nuclear reactor means (19); a radiator means (16) for dissipating heat; said radiator means (16) being coupled to said nuclear reactor means (19); an electric propulsion means (12) for supplying thrust; said elec...