Accession Number : AD0430887


Title :   INFRARED HORIZON STUDIES.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : BLOCK ENGINEERING INC CAMBRIDGE MASS


Personal Author(s) : Persky,Merle J


Report Date : 31 Dec 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 16


Abstract : A high altitude balloon flight to gather data of the earth's infrared horizon is described. The balloon failed to reach the float altitude of 100,000 feet and therefore, the desired spectral information could not be obtained. (Author)


Descriptors :   BALLOON EQUIPMENT , INFRARED RADIATION , INFRARED RESEARCH , TELESCOPES , MONITORS , MAGNETOMETERS , TELEMETERING DATA , RECOVERY


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE