Accession Number : AD0859736

Title :   An Analysis and Simulation of Breech-Launched Rockets. Part I. Analysis.

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : FRANKFORD ARSENAL PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s) : DeStefano, Leonard A. ; Holvoet, John E.

Report Date : MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 50

Abstract : The report represents Part I of a two-part report the purpose of which is the analysis and digital computer simulation of breech-launched rockets. The system equations are presented and, in selected instances, derivations are provided. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CARTRIDGES(PAD), INTERIOR BALLISTICS), (*ROCKETS, GUN LAUNCHERS), (*BREECH MECHANISMS, ROCKETS), MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, PRESSURE, EXHAUST GASES, ACCELERATION, PROPELLANTS, BURNING RATE, ROCKET NOSES, GAS FLOW, COMBUSTION CHAMBERS, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING.

Subject Categories : Rockets
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE