Accession Number : AD0843369

Title :   Ejection Test of Re-entry Piggy Back Pod,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Overacker, LeRoy

Report Date : 19 OCT 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The object of the test was to check the installation and operation of the 'in flight' release and umbilical lanyard systems of the re-entry piggy back pod. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GUIDED MISSILES, PAYLOAD), (*JETTISONABLE EQUIPMENT, RELEASE MECHANISMS), INSTALLATION, OPERATION, TORQUE, LOADS(FORCES), EXPLOSIVE ACTUATORS, ELONGATION, EJECTION, TUMBLING, THICKNESS, DAMAGE ASSESSMENT, STRESSES.

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE