Accession Number:

AD0477464

Title:

SKYHOOK CHURCHILL 1965.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun-Aug 65,

Corporate Author:

WINZEN RESEARCH INC MINNEAPOLIS MN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

173.0

Abstract:

A report is made of furnished personnel, facilities and equipment to conduct the program. The services include 1 balloons and flight control instrumentation 2 launching, tracking and recovery operations 3 a communications network between the launch site of Ft. Churchill, the recovery center at Uranium City and the aircraft 4 rigging of scientific loads and coordination with scientific investigators and 5 instructions and facilities for a separate flight program by Southwest Center for Advanced Studies to conduct a series of small balloon flights. This report describes the individual flights, equipment used, difficulties encountered and recommendations for future programs. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lighter-than-air Aircraft
  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE