Accession Number : AD0801832

Title :   Z(DISCOVERER.)ZDETAILED TEST OBJECTIVES NUMBER 4.

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO INC SUNNYVALE CA

Report Date : 23 MAR 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 145

Abstract : The detailed test objectives define test plans for the flight test of the spacecraft and its associated system. It is intended as an authoritative planning document for use of the flight test working group, system test working group, and all launch base, tracking station, and recovery personnel in planning flight test operations. In this flight, the configuration will include an instrumented aeromedical capsule and orbital command, control, and sequencing capable of effecting capsule re-entry. Operational support will include capsule recovery by air-snatch and/or surface recovery techniques.

Descriptors :   (*SPACECRAFT, FLIGHT TESTING), LAUNCH VEHICLES, ATMOSPHERE ENTRY, GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT, TELEMETER SYSTEMS, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE