Accession Number:

AD0271033

Title:

ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF LUNAR PROPERTIES, GEOLOGY, VEHICLES AND BASES. PART 2. VEHICLES, TRAJECTORIES, AND LANDINGS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO INC SUNNYVALE CA

Report Date:

1961-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

137.0

Abstract:

Part II of this three part lunar bibliography is concerned with manned and unmanned lunar probes, their purpose, trajectories, instrumentation, ground support, and landing site selection. Manned vehicle equipment, communications, number of crew, crew requirements, and landings are also covered, as are manned and unmanned space stations. Part I dealt with the physical properties, geology, volcanism, selenomorphology, mineralogy and maps of the moon. Part III will cover fixed and mobile lunar bases, construction problems, lunar surface vehicles, and the methods and feasibility of human habitation. Arctic exploration, including base construction, surface vehicles, clothing and equipment, and environmental effects on man is included because of its applicability to lunar bases and exploration.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronautics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE