Accession Number : AD0733993

Title :   Handbook of Rocket Exhaust Characteristics.

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR ROCKET TEST STATION LAKE DENMARK DOVER N J

Report Date : OCT 1955

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : The report is a compilation of data on exhaust characteristics of solid propellant JATOs. It is intended to be useful to airframe and installation designers and to medical and safety personnel interested in the physiological effects of rocket exhaust. 'JATO' is used here as the basic term for jet-thrust units including boosters, sustainers and aircraft assisted take-off devices. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, CAPTIVE TESTS), (*JATOS, CAPTIVE TESTS), EXHAUST FLAMES, PARTICLES, NOISE, SHOCK WAVES, EXHAUST GASES, VISIBILITY

Subject Categories : Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE