Accession Number:

AD0692074

Title:

AIRBLAST CHARACTERISTICS OF AN/FO, PHASE I,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-04-30

Pagination or Media Count:

59.0

Abstract:

Ammonium nitratefuel oil ANFO charges weighing from 260 to 4,090 pounds were fired in a surface burst mode. Airblast side-on over-pressures and positive shock wave duration were measured and compared with those from 238-pound TNT hemispheres fired as controls. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE