Accession Number : AD0801240

Title :   ATHENA FLIGHT NUMBER 053 (6 OCTOBER 1966) AND ATHENA FLIGHT NUMBER 054 (7 OCTOBER 1966).

Descriptive Note : Meteorological data rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NM ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES L AB

Personal Author(s) : Carter, Len E.

Report Date : OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Meteorological data gathered for the launching of Athena Flight Number 053 and 054 are presented for the Air Force Ballistic Missile Re-entry Systems Office and for future ballistic studies. The data are presented in tabular form. (Author)

Descriptors :   *UPPER ATMOSPHERE), (*HYPERSONIC TEST VEHICLES, IMPACT PREDICTION), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, UTAH, REENTRY VEHICLES, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, DENSITY, SOUND TRANSMISSION, WIND, VELOCITY, REFRACTIVE INDEX, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, SOUNDING ROCKETS, GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, TOWERS, THEODOLITES, METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, RADAR EQUIPMENT, RADAR TRACKING, GUIDED MISSILE TRACKING SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE