Accession Number:

ADA214218

Title:

Manned Spacecraft

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-09-14

Pagination or Media Count:

371.0

Abstract:

The book discusses the Soviet spacecraft of the type Vostok, Voskhod, and about American ships Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo, which are intended to be used for the delivery of man to the Moon about future spacecraft for flight to other planets of solar system orbital flight vehicles, intended for studying space, engines of space vehicles, are examined. In book the problems, which appear with masteryadoption of outer space, are briefly illuminated. In description of specific samples and schematics of foreign flight vehicles, their equipment, which relate to the theme in question, there are used data published in the foreign press. The data published in the open Soviet press are used for the examination of Soviet samples of space technology. Keywords Flight mechanics Orbiting space stations Pressure suits Hypersonic flight vehicles Structural Materials Airframes Russian Translations.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronautics
  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry
  • Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE