Accession Number:

AD0658842

Title:

SOME BASIC TECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ROCKET SLEDS FOR THE HYPERSONIC SPEED REGIME,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE MISSILE DEVELOPMENT CENTER HOLLOMAN AFB N MEX DIRECTORATE OF TEST TRACK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

Basic technical considerations for layout, design, and operation of hypersonic rocket sleds are reviewed and summarized on the basis of experience collected during experimental monorail sled runs. Emphasis is placed on selected aspects of aerodynamics, frictional and aerodynamic heating, and technological problems at the sled-rail interface. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE