Accession Number : AD0677566

Title :   METEOROID BUMPERS FOR SPACE CRAFT. PART II,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/CONVAIR SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Rolsten,Robert F. ; Hunt,H. H.

Report Date : OCT 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : This report covers the experimental investigations of single and multi-walled meteoroid bumpers and the impact behavior of composite, pressurized and self-sealant structures. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPACECRAFT COMPONENTS, HYPERVELOCITY PROJECTILES), (*METEORS, IMPACT), PRESSURIZATION, PROTECTION, SHIELDING, PENETRATION, ALUMINUM, KINETIC ENERGY, IMPACT TESTS

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE