Accession Number:

AD0756100

Title:

Equipment for the Radar Investigations of Meteors in Dushanbe

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSONAFB OH

Report Date:

1973-01-30

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The article describes the equipment built at the Astrophysics Institute of the Tadzhik branch of the USSR Academy of Sciences for the measurement of upper atmospheric winds according to the IQSY program, for determining the coordinates, altitudes, radiants, and velocities of meteors, and for studying the physics of meteors and the upper atmosphere. Brief data concerning the equipments operation is presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE