Accession Number : AD0488652

Title :   ATHENA FLIGHT NUMBER 048 (18 AUGUST 1966) AND ATHENA FLIGHT NUMBER 049 (19 AUGUST 1966).

Descriptive Note : Meteorological data rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NM ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES L AB

Personal Author(s) : Sharpe, John M.

Report Date : SEP 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 72

Abstract : Meteorological data gathered for the launching of Athena Flight Number 048 and 049 are presented for the Air Force Ballistic Missile Re-entry Systems Office and for ballistic studies. The data are presented intabular form. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HYPERSONIC TEST VEHICLES, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, GUIDED MISSILE RANGES), IMPACT PREDICTION, TABLES(DATA), WIND, TEMPERATURE, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, ALTITUDE, HUMIDITY, REFRACTIVE INDEX, GUIDED MISSILE TRAJECTORIES, EXTERIOR BALLISTICS, VELOCITY, UPPER ATMOSPHERE, REENTRY VEHICLES, NOSE CONES, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, REAL TIME, GUIDED MISSILE TRACKING SYSTEMS, STAGING.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Guided Missile Reentry Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE