Accession Number : AD0847515

Title :   Athena D-045, Flight 106 (5 December 1968), Athena V-137D, Flight 107 (5 December 1968), and Athena V-136D, Flight 108 (6 December 1968).

Descriptive Note : Meteorological data rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE NM ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES O FFICE

Personal Author(s) : Sharpe, John M.

Report Date : JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 94

Abstract : Meteorological data gathered for the launching of three Athena Missiles, Flight 106, Vehicle D-045 (QQ-06), Flight 107, Vehicle V-137D (AM-03), Flight 108, Vehicle V-136D (AN-03), are presented for the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Organization and for ballistic studies. The data are presented in tabular and figure form. (Author)

Descriptors :   *UPPER ATMOSPHERE), (*SOUNDING ROCKETS, IMPACT PREDICTION), (*METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, ROCKET TRAJECTORIES, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION, ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, HUMIDITY, WIND, REFRACTIVE INDEX, METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS, RADIOSONDES, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, STATISTICAL DATA, NEW MEXICO.

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Armor
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE