Accession Number : AD0750962

Title :   An Experiment in the Simultaneous Investigations of the Three-Dimensional Structure of a Radiation Field in the Atmosphere Using Equipment Installed on Airplanes, Balloons, and Satellites,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Barashkova,E. P. ; Gaevskii,V. L. ; Kondratev,K. Ya. ; Nikolskii,G. A.

Report Date : 15 AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : An experiment in simultaneous investigations of the three-dimensional structure of a radiation field in the atmosphere using equipment installed on the ground (actinometric net), an airplane, balloon, and satellite is presented. The experiment was conducted on 27 June 1967 using Cosmos-156, an airplane at an altitude of 8.4 km, and a balloon at an alitutde of 30 km. Instruments were a pyranometer and scanning and wide-angle actinometric equipment. Results are discussed.

Descriptors :   (*ATMOSPHERE MODELS, THERMAL RADIATION), ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, ATMOSPHERIC SOUNDING, BOUNDARY LAYER, TERRAIN, USSR

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE