Accession Number : AD0681830

Title :   DATA PERTINENT TO THE S-15 SATELLITE,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/CONVAIR SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Rolsten,R. F. ; Hunt,H. H. ; Steurer,W. H.

Report Date : 16 JUN 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The report describes the results obtained from penetration tests (simulating micrometeoroids), performed on spaceborne scintillator cover caps.

Descriptors :   (*SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, SPACE ENVIRONMENTS), (*METEORITES, PENETRATION), DAMAGE ASSESSMENT, MOMENTUM, IMPACT, PROBABILITY, PELLETS, SCINTILLATION COUNTERS, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE