Accession Number:

AD0842594

Title:

Capability of ATLAS 'F' (G) as a Space Vehicle Booster

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1960-06-14

Pagination or Media Count:

84.0

Abstract:

The study of the Atlas F vehicle has been subdivided into two basic considerations, first as an ICBM and second as a space vehicle booster. The report contains preliminary results of studies conducted on space vehicles made up of the following upper stages, space boosted by an unchanged Atlas F standard Centaur upper stage Growth Centaur upper stage - Approximately 150 propellant capacity of standard Centaur and Standard Centaur used with Centaur Jr. as upper stages. Centaur Jr. is 18000 gross weight preliminary version.

Subject Categories:

  • Ground Support Systems and Facilities for Space Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE