Accession Number : AD0667928

Title :   UNGUIDED ROCKET BALLISTICS METEOROLOGY CONFERENCE, 31 OCTOBER-2 NOVEMBER 1967. ADDENDUM,

Corporate Author : ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES LAB WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE N MEX

Personal Author(s) : Trawle,Elmer J.

Report Date : 02 NOV 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 211

Abstract : Contents: Basic aerodynamics of rockets; A technique for evaluating the stability of missiles in free-flight; Use of the wind tunnel for determining aerodynamic stability coefficients; The measurement of integrated refractivity for evaluating atmosphere-induced radar ranging errors; A smoke rocket technique for daytime wind measurements to three thousand feet; Comparison results from radar tracker and contraves photo-theodolite; Errata-empirical determination of drag. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ROCKETS, SYMPOSIA), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, *UPPER ATMOSPHERE), AERODYNAMICS, WIND, PHOTOTHEODOLITES, RADAR TRACKING, WIND TUNNEL MODELS, DRAG, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, INFRARED EQUIPMENT, STABILITY, VELOCITY, REFRACTION, MEASUREMENT, ABSTRACTS, REPORTS, ARTILLERY ROCKETS, SOUNDING ROCKETS, NEW MEXICO, MODEL TESTS, SMOKE PROJECTILES

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Armor
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE