Accession Number : AD0646600

Title :   PRELAUNCH CHECKOUT IN THE 1970'S,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Mast,L. T.

Report Date : JAN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The paper attempts to predict the prelaunch environment of space launches in the 1970s. The author projects the major changes likely to occur in vehicle subsystems, prelaunch requirements, and launch site technology from those we know today, and attempts to create a picture of that future launch environment.

Descriptors :   (*CHECKOUT PROCEDURES, AUTOMATION), PREDICTIONS, CHECKOUT EQUIPMENT, LAUNCHING SITES, MINIATURE ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, DETECTORS, TELEMETER SYSTEMS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), COMPUTERS, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, FAILURE(ELECTRONICS), SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE