Project SCORE

  title={Project SCORE},
  author={S. P. Brown and Guido Senn},
  journal={Proceedings of the IRE},
This paper is designed to provide a review and summary of the over-all program of development, construction and operation by the U. S. Army Signal Research and Development Laboratory of the first satellite communication system placed in orbit on December 18, 1958. This effort was part of Project SCORE (Signal Communication by Orbiting Relay Experiment) directed by ARPA. Basically, Project SCORE consisted of designing, constructing, and conducting an actual flight experiment of a delayed… CONTINUE READING