Accession Number:

ADA434326

Title:

Army Ordnance Satellite Program

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ORDNANCE CORPS REDSTONE ARSENAL AL

Report Date:

1958-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

180.0

Abstract:

The following 82 pages contain high points of Army Ordnance satellite history, beginning with scientists Hermann Oberth and Robert Goddard after World War I. Still to be written is a detailed, technical account. However, a long and helpful step in this direction is this historys contemporary, called Explorers In Orbit, a technically oriented study prepared by Vitro Engineering Company for the Army Ballistic Missile Agency. The Development Operations Division, ABMA, as well as the ABMA Historical Section have copies of this Vitro Study on file.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE