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"Meteoroid measurements with Project Pegasus."

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metmeawitpropeg_081707093957.pdf
spc_stnv_000477

Title

"Meteoroid measurements with Project Pegasus."

Description

Presentation at the Northeast Electronics Research and Engineering Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, November 4, 1965. Ernest Stuhlinger, Director, Research Projects Laboratory, George C. Marshall Space Flight Center (NASA), Huntsville, Alabama.; INTRODUCTION: The prime objective of Project Pegasus is to measure, in the vicinity of the earth, the meteoroid penetration frequency in aluminum sheets of thicknesses which approach those of space capsule walls. Plans for the project were initiated at NASA in 1962 by the Office of Advanced Research and Technology and the George C. Marshall Space Flight Center. Throughout the project, members of the Langley Research Centers supported the project with experiments and advice.

Date

1965-11-04

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Source

Saturn V Collection
Box 15, Folder 33
University of Alabama in Huntsville Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, Huntsville, Alabama

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spc_stnv_000475_000499

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http://libarchstor.uah.edu:8081/repositories/2/archival_objects/17364

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Stuhlinger, Ernst, “"Meteoroid measurements with Project Pegasus.",” UAH Archives, Special Collections, and Digital Initiatives, accessed July 20, 2024, http://libarchstor2.uah.edu/digitalcollections/items/show/10776.

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