Accession Number : AD0714011

Title :   Balloon Project.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. Nov 69-Apr 70,

Corporate Author : PRINCETON UNIV OBSERVATORY N J

Personal Author(s) : Schwarzschild,Martin ; Danielson,Robert ; Dearden,John

Report Date : APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The report discusses naval research in astronomy, including operation of balloon equipment, modification of telescopes, preflight and flight testing, launching and recovery operations.

Descriptors :   (*ASTRONOMICAL CAMERAS, BALLOON EQUIPMENT), (*PLANETS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS), TRACKING TELESCOPES, JUPITER(PLANET), URANUS(PLANET), FLIGHT TESTING, THERMAL STRESSES, AERIAL CAMERAS, COSMIC RAYS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, STAR, TELEMETER SYSTEMS, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, ALIGNMENT, INFRARED TELESCOPES

Subject Categories : Astronomy
      Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE