Accession Number : AD0727496

Title :   The Fuel Is Air.

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date : 29 JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : Professor G. L. Grodzovskiy comments on Soviet achievements in developing plasma-ion engines capable of utilizing atmospheric gases to form an ion jet for propulsion. Development of an operational prototype is claimed.

Descriptors :   (*ION ENGINES, ION SOURCES), ELECTRIC PROPULSION, USSR

Subject Categories : Electric and Ion Propulsion

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE