Accession Number:

ADB956424

Title:

Upper Atmosphere Research Report Number 3. Part 2

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1947-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

The proposed program of rocket-sonde research in the upper atmosphere is described. The rocket development programs are discussed and a detailed description is given of the Neptune, the Naval Research Laboratorys new high altitude research rocket. A review of the ionization experiments conducted with the V-2 is presented, and proposals for future research in this field are outlined.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Rockets

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE