Accession Number : AD0852836

Title :   Test Lab Wind Tunnel Test Report on Ground Wind Loads. Addendum B.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 31 Jan-28 Feb 63,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Koehl, K. F.

Report Date : 28 FEB 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The primary additional objectives of this phase of testing were to: Verify the adequacy of the Mast 3A fix as actually constructed on the full-scale mast; Obtain correlation data for full-scale wind studies; and Obtain test results on a new payload model used with the Atlas-Agena combination. Investigation of the effects of a spring-mass propellant slosh simulator was a secondary objective. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LAUNCHING SITES, LAUNCH VEHICLES), (*LAUNCH VEHICLES, GUST LOADS), OSCILLATION, WIND TUNNEL MODELS, SCALE, MODEL TESTS, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, PAYLOAD, SIMULATION, SLOSHING, FREQUENCY.

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
      Ground Support Sys & Facil For Space Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE