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Small sounding rockets

a historical review of meteorological systems 1955 to 1973

by Richard B. Morrow

  • 90 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Small Rocket Press in Searingtown, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rockets, Sounding,
  • Astronautics in meteorology,
  • Radiosondes

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical references (p. 528-531) and index.

    Statementby Richard B. Morrow with Mitchell S. Pines.
    ContributionsPines, Mitchell S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL785.8.S6 M67 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 536 p. :
    Number of Pages536
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3965621M
    ISBN 100967410606
    LC Control Number2001270533
    OCLC/WorldCa45725090

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sounding-rocket activities and those of ESRO from the early s to the early s are then described, a period when sounding rockets represented an important part of space research.

Over that time span, several hundred sounding rockets (up to per year around ) were launched worldwide each year. Solid Rocket Motor for Experimental Sounding Rockets The increase in velocity and difference between exit and atmospheric pressure generates thrust.

Thrust is given by the equation below. (1) Where F is Thrust or force, mis mass flow rate, V e is exhaust velocity, p e is exit pressure, p o is atmospheric pressure and A e is exit area of nozzle. A sounding rocket, sometimes called a research rocket, is an instrument-carrying rocket designed to take measurements and perform scientific experiments during its sub-orbital flight.

The rockets are used to carry instruments from 30 to 90 miles (48 to km) above the surface of the Earth, the altitude generally between weather balloons and satellites; the maximum. The NASA Sounding Rocket Program is a NASA run program of sounding rockets which has been running for over 40 years.

The missions carried out by this program are primarily used for scientific research, particularly low gravity and material based research. NASA's sounding rocket program is commonly used by colleges and universities for upper atmosphere research.

Unlike the previous S-Series rockets, the SS is intended to test how small an orbital launch vehicle can be. [ citation needed ] When used as a suborbital sounding rocket, it can launch a kilograms ( lb) payload to an altitude between and km.

[10] The first two SSs were launched in and respectively and. Sounding rockets take their name from the nautical term "to sound," which means to take measurements. SinceNASA-sponsored space and earth science research has used sounding rockets to test instruments used on satellites and spacecraft and to provide information about the Sun, stars, galaxies and Earth's atmosphere and radiation.

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V-2 sounding rockets were 47 feet (14 m) long and 5 feet 5 inches ( m) in diameter and weig pounds (13, kg) with a full load of liquid fuel contributing two-thirds of that weight. The fuel was consumed in the first minute of flight producing a thrust of 56, pounds-force ( kN).Used by: United States.

Curator: Steven Martin: NASA/GSFC ITM Physics Laboratory (ADNET Systems, Inc.) Responsible NASA Scientist: Dr. Robert F.

Pfaff, Jr: NASA/GSFC ITM Physics Laboratory Website content last revised April 1, One reason that sounding rockets are low-cost is that they are often powered by surplus military rocket motors.

Several rocket motors can be joined together and burned in stages to boost a payload to a higher altitude. The Orion is a single-stage rocket, which means it has only one motor.

The Science Center's Orion Sounding Rocket. SP - NASA SOUNDING ROCKETS, A Historical Summary. IV DEVELOPMENT OF THE FIRST SOUNDING ROCKETS. THE WAC CORPORAL. [17] The V-2 was a remarkable weapon - it was a decade ahead of Allied rocket technology. It was also the "workhorse" of the early American rocket research program.

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[] Sounding rockets are rockets that carry instruments into the upper atmosphere to investigate its nature and characteristics, gathering data from meteorological measurements at altitudes as low as 32 kilometers to data for ionospheric and cosmic physics at altitudes up to kilometers.

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William R. Corliss The NASA Historical Report Series National Aeronautics and Space Administration Scientific and Technical Information Office Washington, D.C., Table of Contents. Updated: August 6, Reach ft or 3, meters with a sounding rocket is a hard, yet doable goal to reach for a newcomer.

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InNRL directed the development of a new sounding rocket called Viking, which was designed and built by the Glenn L. Martin Company. Viking embodied the successful, important innovations of a gimballed motor for steering and intermittent gas jets for stabilizing the vehicle after the main power cutoff.

These devices are now extensively used in large, steerable rockets. JPL RM/PWN-1 Loki-Dart. The Loki-Dart was a very popular low-cost sounding rocket of the s and early s.

It was developed from the Army's abandoned Loki anti-aircraft rocket, and sounding rockets using the "boosted dart" principle of the Loki-Dart are still in use today. When the Loki anti-aircraft rocket was cancelled, this was not the end for the Loki rocket.Children who can segment and blend sounds easily are able to use this knowledge when reading and spelling.

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