Accession Number : AD0607609

Title :   PERTURBATION METHODS FOR FREE-FLIGHT TRAJECTORIES BEYOND THE ATMOSPHERE,

Corporate Author : TRW SPACE TECHNOLOGY LABS LOS ANGELES CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Smith,O. K.

Report Date : 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The behavior of the solutions of a system of ordinary differential equations as the initial conditions are varied is examined for a vehicle in free flight beyond the atmosphere.

Descriptors :   (*FREE FLIGHT TRAJECTORIES, PERTURBATION THEORY), (*PERTURBATION THEORY, FREE FLIGHT TRAJECTORIES), ASTRONAUTICS, CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, EXTERIOR BALLISTICS, SPACE FLIGHT

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE