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Manned Spacecraft Design Principles by Pasquale M Sforza

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Index

Note: Page numbers followed by “f” and “t” refer to figures and tables, respectively.

A

Ablation, 416, 418–419, 419, 420
Ablative heat shields with constant heat transfer, 414–417
Acceleration, average, 239, 239, 239, 239–240
Acceleration of each stage and its corresponding stack, 227
Administrative control, in risk management, 512
Advanced carbon–carbon (ACC) composite material, 442, 442–443
Aerodynamic force, 119, 147, 245–247, 322–323
Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP), 492
Afterbody cone angles, 314, 315f
Agena 6061-T6 aluminum UMDH fuel tank, 287
Air, thermodynamic properties of, 344–353
compressibility factors, 353f, 353t, 354f
enthalpy and compressibility, 345–347
high-temperature air
compressibility factors for, 353t
viscosity ...

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