Accession Number:

AD0681204

Title:

SPACECRAFT UTILIZING THE LIFTING AND BALLISTIC REENTRY TECHNIQUE.

Descriptive Note:

Surveys of foreign scientific and technical literature,

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON D C AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-12-13

Pagination or Media Count:

178.0

Abstract:

An analytical survey and an annotated bibliography are given concerning the following aspects of lifting and ballistic reentry High-speed aerodynamics, including rarefied gas flows, and design of minimum-drag bodies high-speed aerothermodynamics, including kinetic heating, injection cooling, and ablation shielding high-speed flight mechanics, including spacecraft motion and control, ballistic and power-flight trajectories, and meteorite hazards.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Unmanned Spacecraft
  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE