Interview with Pounds, Kenneth A.

From the Oral History of Europe in Space Collection
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Reference Code
INT788
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Interview Informations

Recorded in 13 December 2007 - Leicester
Interview by M. Godwin in English

Transcripts
Topics Pages
education, professional career: United Kingdom: university: physical sciences / X-ray astronomy: 1957-1975 1-3
space policy: United Kingdom: national research programme: 1960-2007 10-12
international space exploration: X-ray astronomy: United Kingdom: Ariel satellite / ESRO satellite / Skylark launcher: 1962- 1979 3-7
space policy: United Kingdom: ESA / ESRO / NASA: Skylark launcher: 1960-1976 4, 12-13
ESRO: COS satellite / TD satellite: X-ray astronomy 7
ESA: Exosat / HELOS satellite: Horizon 2000 programme: 1983-1984 8
space policy: United Kingdom: administrative organisation: 1985-2007 8-9
space policy: United Kingdom: launcher 9-10
Cited Persons
Bonnet, Roger-Maurice; Boyd, Robert; Giacconi, Riccardo; Heseltine, Michael; Lüst, Reimar; Massey, Harrie; Thatcher, Margaret