Accession Number : AD0843333
Title : Piggy Back Pod Additional Chemical Release Bottle Test,
Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA
Personal Author(s) : Takvam, N. A.
Report Date : 21 JUN 1961
Pagination or Media Count : 33
Abstract : The tests performed were intended to evaluate the capability of explosives to rupture a Missileborne Helium Storage Sphere (27-08115-1) externally such that instant release of the contents is obtained. (Author)
Descriptors : (*LAUNCH VEHICLES, COMBUSTION PRODUCTS), JETTISONABLE EQUIPMENT, DESTRUCTORS, SHAPED CHARGES, DETONATING CORD, PETN, RDX, EXPLOSIONS, TITANIUM ALLOYS, STORAGE TANKS, HELIUM, INDUCTION HEATING, HEATING ELEMENTS, GLASS TEXTILES, THERMAL INSULATION, RUPTURE.
Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft
Ground Support Sys & Facil For Space Vehicles
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE