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AerobrakingThis paper presents a discussion of the basic principles of aerobraking. Typical results are given for the application of aerobraking to orbital capture at Mars, descent to the Mars surface and orbital capture on return to Earth.
Document ID
19870008291
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
V A Dauro
(Marshall Space Flight Center Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, United States)
Date Acquired
September 5, 2013
Publication Date
May 1, 1986
Publication Information
Publication: Manned Mars Missions Working Group Papers: Volume 1, Section 1-4
Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Subject Category
Astronautics (General)
Report/Patent Number
NASA-TM-89320-VOL-1
Meeting Information
Meeting: Manned Mars Missions Workshop
Location: Huntsville, AL
Country: US
Start Date: June 10, 1985
End Date: June 14, 1985
Sponsors: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Accession Number
87N17724
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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