Accession Number : AD0459965

Title :   TOP PERSONALITIES IN THE SOVIET SPACE PROGRAM. COMPREHENSIVE ANALYSIS BASED ON SOVIET OPEN LITERATURE 1930-64.

Descriptive Note : Surveys of Soviet-Bloc Scientific and Technical Literature.

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON D C AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV

Report Date : 26 MAY 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : This report contains material which makes it possible to identify by name several persons who might play leading roles in today's Soviet space program. In addition, the report discusses material in support of the statement found in a previous AID report, that the Soviet space program has both military and scientific goals, and all the technical aspects of the space program have been developed by one design bureau under the supervision of a single man, called in open sources the Chief Designer of Carrier Rockets and Spacecraft. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*USSR, ROCKET RESEARCH), (*ROCKET RESEARCH, USSR), (*GUIDED MISSILE PERSONNEL, USSR), SCIENTISTS, PERSONNEL, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATIONS, ASTRONAUTICS, SPACE FLIGHT

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE