Accession Number:

AD0878627

Title:

In-Flight Observation of Ablation/Erosion at Hypersonic Velocities in a Ballistics Range.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. Jul 68-Jul 69,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-11-23

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

The report summarizes techniques and instrumentation applied to a hypervelocity ballistics range for the observation of ablationerosion and model shape change during hypersonic flight. Methods are outlined for highly controlled water injection for rain erosion and liquid impact studies. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE