Accession Number:

AD0685006

Title:

COMBINED THERMAL/BLAST EFFECTS OF A NUCLEAR BURST.

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BOEING CO SEATTLE WA

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Report Date:

1969-04-08

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The strength properties of aluminum in response to the synergistic effects of thermal radiation and blast from a nuclear detonation were investigated in cooperation with the Naval Applied Science Laboratories NASL. The purpose of the program was to obtain data to analyze the vulnerability of aircraft. A test plan was developed, test procedures established, and limited data obtained. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE