Accession Number:

AD0677563

Title:

THE CENTER VENT SHAPE,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-07-25

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

Existing computations and liquidliquid model tests have demonstrated the general zero-g equilibrium configuration of the Centaur upper-stage fuel-tank ullage. This report contains calculations and some discussion of the effect of the Center-Vent tube on this ullage-bubble configuration. The equilibrium shape about a two-inch tube is calculated. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Liquid Rocket Propellants
  • Ground Support Systems and Facilities for Space Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE