Interview with Haerendel, Gerhard

From the Oral History of Europe in Space Collection
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INT066
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Interview Informations

Recorded in 09 April 2010 - München
Interview by H. Trischler and M. Knopp in German

Transcripts
Topics Pages
space research: Federal Republic of Germany: Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics: Astroplane project: 1972-2000 10-11
space policy: Federal Republic of Germany: DARA German space agency / DLR German aerospace centre / university 12-15, 23-24
international space exploration: Aurora programme / manned space missions / Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: microgravity 16-19, 23
education, professional career: Max Planck Institute for Physics and Astrophysics 2
ESA: ESA science budget / ESA staff recruitment 21
space exploitation: aerospace industry: Federal Republic of Germany 22
education, professional career: COPERS / ESRO / Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics: artificial cometes / barium and plasma clouds / HEOS satellites / magnetosphere: 1963-1985 3-6
ESA: Launching Programme Advisory Committee: 1972-1974 5-6
ESA: NASA: Cluster satellites / Firewheel satellite 6-7
ESA: Porcupine sounding rocket: USSR: 1974-1979 8-9
international space exploration: technoscientific cooperation: Federal Republic of Germany / USSR: Intercosmos programme / reunification of Germany 9-10
Cited Persons
Biermann, Ludwig; Bülmahn, Edelgard; Genzel, Ludwig; Hovestadt, Dieter; Lüst, Reimar; Lüst, Rhea; Pinkau, Klaus; Sagdeev, Roald; Schlüter, Arnulf; Trümper, Joachim