Accession Number : AD0282209

Title :   CORIOLIS EFFECTS ON THE AEROBEE-HI SOUNDING ROCKET,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE N MEX

Personal Author(s) : Traylor,Larry E.

Report Date : AUG 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : A discussion of the Coriolis and other rotational effects on the impact of the Aerobee-Hi research rocket, including derivations, calculation procedures, and results is presented. A comparison between the method for computing these effects recommended herein and the method which has been in use for this rocket is also included. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ROCKET TRAJECTORIES, *SOUNDING ROCKETS, ACCELERATION, AZIMUTH, BALLISTICS, CENTRIFUGAL FIELDS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, LAUNCHING, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, MOTION, ROCKETS, ROTATION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE