Accession Number:

AD0019114

Title:

HIGH ALTITUDE BALLOON RESEARCH

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Project 35017

Corporate Author:

GENERAL MILLS INC MINNEAPOLIS MN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1953-09-17

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

Flight summaries are presented for 11 Skyhook balloons. One flight gave inaccurate pressure-height data as checked with a theodolite. In another, a tear occurred in launching, and equipment was lost. The remaining 9 flights were all successful.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE