Accession Number : AD0634085

Title :   PROCEDURES FOR ESTIMATING THE RESOURCE REQUIREMENTS OF MANNED SPACE FLIGHTS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : String,Joseph

Report Date : JUN 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The paper is addressed to three principal topics: (1) what a typical manned space flight plan looks like; (2) procedures employed in evaluating the resource impace of alternative space flight proposals, either projects or plans; (3) the resource implications of some of the major types of activities currently being considered in NASA's longrange planning.

Descriptors :   (*SPACE FLIGHT, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL), COSTS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, LAUNCHING, LUNAR TRAJECTORIES, ORBITS, MANNED SPACECRAFT, LOGISTICS

Subject Categories : Astronautics
      Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE