Accession Number:

ADB216503

Title:

Final Report on Boeing Transatmospheric Vehicle (TAV) Concepts Definition (Phase I) to Battelle Columbus Laboratories (Subcontract Number A-3089(6697)-288) and Aeronautical Systems Division (ASD/XR) Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio 45433. Volume 5

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

BOEING MILITARY AIRPLANE CO SEATTLE United States

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Report Date:

1983-12-22

Pagination or Media Count:

464.0

Abstract:

The study requested The Boeing Company to describe two or more Transatmospheric Vehicle TAV concepts that could provide 5,000 lb to 30,000 lb in low Earth orbit utilizing horizontal takeoff HTO. A brief list of system requirements and goals were defined in the statement of work. Possible missions and threats for the TAV were developed and updated by Battelle throughout the contract.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE