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Title Acta astronautica
Published January/February 1974- : Elmsford, New York, U.S.A. ; Oxford, England : Pergamon Press Ltd., [1974]-
<June 2019-> : Kidlington, Oxford, U.K. : Elsevier Ltd
Began with Volume 1, issues 1/2 (January/February 1974)
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ScienceDirect Archive    01 Jan. 1974 - 31 Dec. 1994
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Description Online resource
Summary "Acta Astronautica is sponsored by the International Academy of Astronautics. Content is based on original contributions in all fields of basic, engineering, life and social space sciences and of space technology related to: the peaceful scientific exploration of space; its exploitation for human welfare and progress; Conception, design, development and operation of space-borne and Earth-based systems. In addition to regular issues, the journal publishes selected proceedings of the annual International Astronautical Congress (IAC), transactions of the IAA and special issues on topics of current interest, such as microgravity, space station technology, geostationary orbits, and space economics. Other subject areas include satellite technology, space transportation and communications, space energy, power and propulsion, astrodynamics, extraterrestrial intelligence and Earth observations"--About the journal
Prior Title Astronautica acta
Numbering Some issues combined
Notes English, French, or Russian
Issuing Body "Journal of the International Academy of Astronautics."
Notes Description based on: Volume 1, issues 1/2 (January/February 1974); title from journal home page (ScienceDirect, viewed May 28, 2019)
Latest issue consulted: Volume 159 (June 2019) (viewed May 28, 2019)
Subject Astronautics -- Periodicals
Astronautics -- Periodicals
Aerospace Medicine
Form Electronic journal
Author International Academy of Astronautics
LC no. 2019234681
ISSN 1879-2030
ABBREV TI Acta astronaut. (Online)
OTHER TI Acta astronautica (Online)