Accession Number:

AD0415045

Title:

ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT FOR PERSHING MISSIL-410,

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Corporate Author:

ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL ALA PHYSICAL SCIENCES LAB

Report Date:

1963-07-16

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

The atmospheric environment is given for the flight of PERSHING Missile-410, which was launched on 21 March 1963, at 2015 EST, from the Atlantic Missile Range, Cape Canaveral, Florida. The general synoptic situation for the flight area, surface observations at launch time, and upper air conditions as measured by rawinsondes released as close to missile launch time as possible are given. High altitude wind data over the launch area as determined from a meteorological rocket flight are also presented. Relative deivations of thermodynamic quantities from the Patrick Air Force Base Annual Reference Atmosphere are presented in graphical form for easy reference. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE