Accession Number : AD0083858


Title :   STUDY OF THE FEASIBILITY OF USING PLASTIC BALLOONS TO CARRY AN ARRAY OF LOADS AT AN ALTITUDE OF 100,000 FEET


Descriptive Note : Technical Report,15 Mar 1955,31 Jul 1955


Corporate Author : GENERAL MILLS INC MINNEAPOLIS MN MINNEAPOLIS United States


Personal Author(s) : SANDGREN,MARVIN A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/083858.pdf


Report Date : 15 Jul 1955


Pagination or Media Count : 132


Abstract : A study vas made to determine the feasibility of using high altitude plastic balloons to carry arrays of 100 lb and 1500 lb payloads at analtitude of 100,000 ft and have the arrays pass over a point on the earth at a specified time.


Descriptors :   BALLOONS , PLASTICS , DETERMINATION , MILITARY REQUIREMENTS , TESTS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE