Accession Number : AD0416157

Title :   07

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : AEROJET-GENERAL CORP AZUSA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Williams,N.A. ; Christensen,D.

Report Date : FEB 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Environmental factors constituting the space en vironment between 300 and 22,000 n.mi. altitude are discussed and defined. These factors are ionizing particle radiation (including Van Allen, solar flare, and primary cosmic radiation), elec tromagnetic radiation (from both earth and sun), temperature and pressure in the exosphere, and meteoroids (both asteroidal and cometary). (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPACE ENVIRONMENTS, HANDBOOKS), VAN ALLEN RADIATION BELT, PROTONS, ELECTRONS, SOLAR FLARES, COSMIC RAYS, INFRARED, ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION, EXOSPHERE, METEORS.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE