Accession Number : AD0701967

Title :   THE GYROSCOPIC EFFECT: ITS MANIFESTATIONS AND USES,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Pavlov, V. A.

Report Date : 14 JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 176

Abstract : The book is intended to familiarize the reader with the essentials of the gyroscopic effect observed in the spinning top; it discusses the manifestations of this effect in the natural world around us and in machines and weapons that we use, and deals with its uses in various branches of engineering. (Author)

Descriptors :   *GYROSCOPES, TEXTBOOKS, INERTIAL NAVIGATION, GYRO COMPASSES, USSR.

Subject Categories : Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE