Accession Number:

ADA028967

Title:

Redesign and Improvement of Balloon ML-566.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. Jan-Dec 75,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH N J

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

Methods of improving the performance of Balloon ML-566 were investigated in an effort to meet the Armys high-reliability requirement. Numerous balloon designs were evaluated. A single-cell natural-rubber latex balloon was found to meet more of the criteria than any of the other designs considered.

Subject Categories:

  • Lighter-than-air Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE