Accession Number : AD0466797


Title :   DEVELOPMENT OF A PARACHUTE SYSTEM FOR THE HIGH-DRAG BOMB.


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,


Corporate Author : PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ FELTMAN RESEARCH LABS


Personal Author(s) : Stirrat, William M


Report Date : Jun 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 39


Abstract : Results of a preliminary design study of a parachute for the high-drag bomb are given in this report, together with results of preliminary drop and whirl tower testing. Certain modifications of the parachute, based on the findings of these tests, are described. (Author)


Descriptors :   *DROGUE PARACHUTES , TOWERS , BOMB FUZES , SAFETY , FAILURE


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE