Accession Number : ADB951742

Title :   Operation PLUMBBOB. Project 41.3. Effects of Altitude on Neutron Measurements.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for May-Oct 57,

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SANTA BARBARA CA TEMPO

Personal Author(s) : Mehl,C. R.

Report Date : 01 OCT 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : It is demonstrated that high- and intermediate-energy neutron flux increases with altitude above ground, and that low-energy flux decreases with increasing altitude above ground.

Descriptors :   *NEUTRON FLUX, NUCLEAR EXPLOSION TESTING, AIRBURST, LOW ALTITUDE, WEAPONS EFFECTS, ALTITUDE, NEUTRON DETECTORS, ENERGY LEVELS, RADIATION MEASURING INSTRUMENTS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE