A Study of Parachute Retardation of the Proposed 18-inch Diameter Tactical Laydown Weapon
1956 Feb 10
Originating Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 28
Parachute & laydown bomb delivery parameters for a proposed unidentified weapon system. Report about the effect of release altitude, release Mach number & terminal velocity (or parachute diameter) on the striking velocity, ground range, and impact angle.