Accession Number : AD0294613

Title :   DEVELOPMENT OF A ROCKETSONDE INSTRUMENT PACKAGE FOR HIGH ALTITUDE METEROLOGICAL SOUNDING

Corporate Author : BENDIX CORP BALTIMORE MD FRIEZ INSTRUMENT DIV

Personal Author(s) : STOUDENMIRE,J.H. ; MCCOY,R.T. ; GREENE,D.R.

Report Date : DEC 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : PHERIC EMPERATURES AS IT DESCENDS BY PARACHUTE FROM APOGEE, TRANSMITTING THIS DATA SIMULTANEOUSLY WITH RANGING INFORMA ION ON A STANDARD RADIOSONDE CARRIER FREQUENCY. Included ar design consid r io , descrip ions of t e package's electronic system and structure, ciscu sion of associated thermistor development, results of environmental tests, and recommendatio s for a dition l developmental work. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, *RADIOSONDES, *SOUNDING ROCKETS, HIGH ALTITUDE, INSTRUMENTATION, MEASUREMENT, PARACHUTE DESCENTS, TEMPERATURE, THERMISTORS, UPPER ATMOSPHERE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE