Accession Number : AD0271120

Title :   RESEARCH BALLOONING

Corporate Author : NEW YORK UNIV N Y SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : BEISER,GERMAINE B. ; HAYMES,ROBERT C. ; KORFF,SERGE A.

Report Date : 01 DEC 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A survey is given of free balloon flight and of the research activities in which free balloons are employed. The instrumentation of research balloons is discussed.

Descriptors :   *BALLOONS, ATMOSPHERE MODELS, BALLOON EQUIPMENT, COSMIC RAYS, FLIGHT PATHS, INSTRUMENTATION, LAUNCHING, MEASUREMENT, METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS, TELEMETER SYSTEMS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE