Accession Number : AD0705192
Title : DESIGN AND FABRICATION OF SOUNDING ROCKET PAYLOADS.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Aug 66-31 Jan 70,
Corporate Author : LOWELL TECHNOLOGICAL INST RESEARCH FOUNDATION MASS
Personal Author(s) : Kenyon,Richard E.
Report Date : APR 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 100
Abstract : The report reviews work accomplished from August 1966 through January 1970 on the design, integration and launch support of various sounding rocket payloads. A synopsis of each payload states the basic experimental objectives of the payload; the support electronics and instrumentation supplied; and the results of launch support efforts. Additional material presented concerns various instrumentation and wiring techniques; the design of special purpose mechanisms; and results of special testing. A summary of man-hours expended is included. An appendix containing lists of all drawings produced during the contract completes the report. (Author)
Descriptors : (*UPPER ATMOSPHERE, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING), (*SOUNDING ROCKETS, PAYLOAD), MANUFACTURING, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, WIRING DIAGRAMS, TEST METHODS, GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT, LAUNCHING, INSTRUMENTATION
Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE