Accession Number : ADA189523

Title :   Access to Microgravity: A Technical Description of the NAE (National Aeronautical Establishment) T-33 Microgravity Facility (Acces a la Microgravite: Description Technique des Installations Pour les Experiences en Microgravite a Bord du T-33 de L'Ean.

Descriptive Note : Aeronautical note,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL AERONAUTICAL ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Aitken, J F

PDF Url : ADA189523

Report Date : Oct 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : The National Aeronautical Establishment operates a T-33 aircraft as a facility for short duration microgravity experiments. Details covering sensors available, experiment electrical and mechanical requirements, package size constraints, power available, and requirements for interfacing experiments with aircraft instrumentation system are provided for the microgravity experimenter. Keywords: Training aircraft; Microgravity experiments; Test facilities; Canada.

Descriptors :   *TEST FACILITIES, *WEIGHTLESSNESS, CANADA, DETECTORS, ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES, FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS, REQUIREMENTS, JET TRAINING AIRCRAFT

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE