Accession Number : AD0773829

Title :   Proceedings of the AFOSR Symposium on Advanced Propulsion Concepts (6th). Held on 4-6 May 71, at Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Report Date : MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 517

Abstract : The report contains papers presented at the Sixth AFOSR Symposium on Advanced Propulsion Concepts, held at the Bell Aerospace Company, Niagara Falls, New York, 4-6 May 1971. Papers are directed toward providing an assessment of current research involving advanced propulsion concepts, and to systems forecasting from the viewpoint of science and engineering middle-management in aerospace industry, Federal agencies and Department of Defense laboratories. Symposium sections emphasized turbine and ramjet propulsion; air augmented rockets; chemical rockets and hybrids, solid and liquid; space power; nuclear propulsion; and electric propulsion. Volume 2 is classified. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Space propulsion, *Symposia, Air breathing engines, Air breathing engines(Unconventional), Augmentation, High energy, Rocket propellants, Rocket propulsion

Subject Categories : Air Breathing Engines(unconventional)
      Electric and Ion Propulsion
      Nuclear Propulsion
      Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE