Accession Number : AD0611110

Title :   WHAT SCIENCE LEARNED ABOUT THE UNIVERSE FROM THE FIRST FLIGHT,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Dobronravov,V.

Report Date : 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The first Soviet manned space flight is discussed in terms of its contribution toward progress in science and technology. Problems involving space flight, weightlessness, and re-entry are also described. A brief note concerning the Soviet meteorological satellite program is included.

Descriptors :   (*SPACE FLIGHT, USSR), MANNED SPACECRAFT, ASTRONAUTS, ORBITS, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, ATMOSPHERE ENTRY, SPACE ENVIRONMENTS, WEIGHTLESSNESS, METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITES, PUBLIC OPINION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE