Accession Number : ADA034848


Title :   Atmospheric Electricity and Tethered Aerostats, Volume 2


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Apr 1973-30 Jun 1974


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE EASTERN TEST RANGE PATRICK AFB FL


Personal Author(s) : Latham, Donald J ; Pierce, Edward T ; Price, Gary H ; Staham, James R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a034848.pdf


Report Date : 11 May 1976


Pagination or Media Count : 207


Abstract : ;Contents: Atmospheric electrical effects of and on tethered balloon systems; Natural electrical effects on the operation of tethered balloon systems; Lightning protection for a RML tethered balloon system, phase I - personnel protection; Lightning protection for a RML tethered balloon system, phases II and III - winch, cable and balloon protection.


Descriptors :   *ATMOSPHERIC ELECTRICITY , *LIGHTNING , *BALLOONS , SAFETY , ELECTRICAL GROUNDING , WARNING SYSTEMS , TETHERING , LIGHTNING ARRESTERS , INTERACTIONS , PREDICTIONS , HAZARDS , PROTECTION


Subject Categories : Lighter-than-air Aircraft
      Atmospheric Physics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE