Accession Number:

AD0684579

Title:

DETERMINATION OF AIR DENSITY, TEMPERATURE AND WINDS AT HIGH ALTITUDE.

Descriptive Note:

Final scientific rept. 1 Feb 64-31 Jul 68,

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY COLL LONDON (ENGLAND) DEPT OF PHYSICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

The report reviews i the development of techniques for extending and improving wind and temperature measurement, particularly above 90 km, and for refining measurements below 90 km ii the experimental results and their interpretation from 22 rocket launches in the USA, Australia, Pakistan, Sardinia and Sweden and iii the analysis of global wind and temperature data. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE