Accession Number:

ADA164969

Title:

Modernization of Weather Support to the Space Transportation System.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

WEATHER SQUADRON (2D) PATRICK AFB FL DETACHMENT 11

Report Date:

1985-04-11

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

This document describes Space Shuttle launch and recovery weather requirements and constraints, Shuttle support mission of Detachment 11, 2d Weather Squadron. It discusses the NASA-USAF Meteorological Systems Modernization Program MSMP and the group formed to administer it. The Group is co-charied by Directorate of Space Stationed and Advanced Projects, Technology Projects Office PT-TPO of Kennedy Space Center NASA and Detachment 11 2d Weather Squadron ESMCWE of Patrick AFB. The groups purpose is to upgrade in-place forecast technology to ensure the challenges of Shuttle weathr support can be met. Keywords Weather forecasting.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Astronautics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE