Accession Number:

ADD015437

Title:

Shape-Stable Reentry Body Nose Tip.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 1 Feb 91, patented 28 Apr 92,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1992-04-28

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

A reentry body nose tip constructed from materials and produced by a process such that shape stability is maintained under ablative erosion occurring during atmospheric reentry.

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missile Reentry Vehicles
  • Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE