LIKELY TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE REDUCTION OF AERODYNAMIC DRAG AND HEATING ON THE ASCENT PHASE OF THE SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM (SPACE SHUTTLE).

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 254
Amount: $62,018.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1983
Solitcitation Year: N/A
Solitcitation Topic Code: N/A
Solitcitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Taylor & Associates Inc.
P.o. Box 1547, Wrightwood, CA, 92960
Duns: N/A
Hubzone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
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Business Contact
 Thomas C. Taylor
Phone: (619) 249-6882
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
LIKELY TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE REDUCTION OF AERODYNAMIC DRAG AND HEATING ON THE ASCENT PHASE OF THE SPACE TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM (SPACE SHUTTLE). THE PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT POTENTIALLY AVAILABLE FROM THIS RESEARCH SCENARIO MAY BE MORE COST EFFECTIVE THAN OTHER PRESENTLY FUNDED PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT OPTIONS. THE RESEARCH MAY ALSO REDUCE THE "MAX. Q" LOCATION AND DESIGN LOADS. THIS MAY IMPACT PRESENT AND FUTURE LAUNCH VEHICLE DESIGN.

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