Accession Number:

AD0600669

Title:

RE-ENTRY PHYSICS. VOLUME III. INTERACTION OF VEHICLES IN EARLY RE-ENTRY ENVIRONMENT. CHAPTERS 1-5.

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Corporate Author:

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO PHILADELPHIA PA MISSILE AND SPACE DIV

Report Date:

1960-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

60.0

Abstract:

This volume is the third of a series on re-entry physics. In this volume, aspects of the interaction of vehicles in early re-entry environment are covered, including space charge and electrostatic drag, sputtering, meteoroid erosion, thermal irradiance and body temperature, and star occultation. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE