Friday, February 29, 2008

More space in Spectrum

The latest IEEE Spectrum also features articles on the newest element in the U.S. Global Positioning System. This new satellite, which was deployed in January, includes a field of 'candy-cane' UHF antennas and provides more power, channels, and resolution.

There is a review of Energiya-Buran: The Soviet Space Shuttle, by Bart Hendrickx & Bert Vis.