Accession Number : AD0669992

Title :   HEAT PROTECTION FOR SPACE SHIPS (TEPLOZASHCHITA KOSMICHESKIKH KORABLEI),

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Savchenko,A. ; Gimranova,F.

Report Date : 17 MAY 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The document discusses various modes of protecting space ships during reentry of the earth's atmosphere following the conclusion of space missions.

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERE ENTRY, *AERODYNAMIC HEATING), SPACECRAFT, REENTRY VEHICLES, HEAT SHIELDS, NOSE CONES, ABLATION, HEAT OF FUSION, ABSORPTION, LAMINAR FLOW, TURBULENCE, QUARTZ, METALS, PYROLYTIC GRAPHITE, LAMINATED PLASTICS, GAS FLOW, BOUNDARY LAYER, SURFACE ROUGHNESS, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, FIBERS

Subject Categories : Properties of Metals and Alloys
      Thermodynamics
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE