Accession Number : AD0843363

Title :   Jettisonable Piggy Back Pod Door,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Derango, J. ; Laubach, C.

Report Date : 19 OCT 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The object of the test was to evaluate the piggy-back pod doors jettisoning systems, separation rates, and trajectories. The possibility of damage occurring to the pod and or missile by explosive bolt fragmentation was determined. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DOORS), (*GUIDED MISSILES, AIRFRAMES), (*AIRFRAMES, JETTISONABLE EQUIPMENT, SEPARATION, TRAJECTORIES, DAMAGE ASSESSMENT, EXPLOSIVE ACTUATORS, SIMULATION.

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE