Accession Number : AD0608303

Title :   DRAG COEFFICIENTS OF SEVERAL BODIES OF REVOLUTION AT TRANSONIC AND SUPERSONIC VELOCITY,

Corporate Author : MINNESOTA UNIV MINNEAPOLIS

Personal Author(s) : Heinrich,H. G. ; Hess,Sheldon R. ; Stumbris,Gunar

Report Date : SEP 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : The drag coefficients of several bodies of revolution which are significant for the purpose of aerodynamic deceleration were measured in the transonic flow regime and at supersonic speeds of Mach numbers 4 and 5. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DRAG, BODIES OF REVOLUTION), (*BODIES OF REVOLUTION, DECELERATION), TRANSONIC FLOW, SUPERSONIC FLOW, ATMOSPHERE ENTRY, AERODYNAMIC LOADING, REENTRY VEHICLES, DROGUE PARACHUTES, WAKE, WIND TUNNELS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE