Accession Number : AD0673711

Title :   A SURVEY OF PROBABLE SURFACE WINDS ALONG TRAJECTORIES OF SMALL ROCKETS,

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Baer,Paul G.

Report Date : JUL 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 94

Abstract : A survey of the micrometeorological literature was conducted to determine the probable surface winds a small rocket will encounter along its trajectory. Micrometeorological theory, model studies in wind tunnels, and field observations pertinent to the objectives of the study are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ROCKET TRAJECTORIES, WIND), METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, PREDICTIONS, THEORY, MODEL TESTS, WIND TUNNEL MODELS, TERRAIN, ACCURACY

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE