Accession Number : AD0019115


Title :   HIGH ALTITUDE BALLOON RESEARCH


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Project 85008


Corporate Author : GENERAL MILLS INC MINNEAPOLIS MN


Personal Author(s) : Giles, Keith C


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/019115.pdf


Report Date : 04 Sep 1953


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : A flight summary for a Skyhook balloon is presented. The balloon and accessory equipment were flown successfully. Poor mechanical conditions prevented successful tracking by an AT-6. The balloon landed in Mexico. The equipment and payload were returned in good condition.


Descriptors :   *METEOROLOGICAL BALLOONS , BALLOONSONDES , INSTRUMENTATION , UPPER ATMOSPHERE


Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE