HIGH TEMPERATURE INSULATOR

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$59,716.00
Award Year:
1989
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
9484
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Atss Inc
606 E Mill St - Ste 2044, San Bernardino, CA, 92408
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Henry L Moody
(714) 889-2562
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THE PURPOSE OF THE PHASE I PROGRAM IS TO DEVELOP AN IMPROVED AEROSHELL DESIGN FOR STRATEGIC REENTRY VEHICLES. THE IMPROVED DESIGN USES A HIGH STRENGTH HEATSHIELD MATERIAL THAT CAN ALSO PROVIDE A STRUCTURAL ROLE IN THE AEROSHELL. ANALYSES AND GROUND TESTS SHOW THAT THE MATERIAL HAS EQUIVALENT THERMAL PERFORMANCE AS CURRENT CARBON PHENOLIC HEATSHIELDS, HAS IMPROVED STRENGTH OVER CURRENT AEROSHELL DESIGNS AND RESULTS IN AEROSHELL WEIGHT REDUCTIONS OF OVER 20%.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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