Atmospheric electrical modeling in support of the NASA F-106 Storm Hazards Project

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Published by South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Institute of Atmospheric Sciences in Rapid City, S.D .

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  • Meteorology in aeronautics.,
  • Airplanes -- Climatic factors.,
  • Lightning protection.

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StatementJohn H. Helsdon.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- 181639., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-181639.
ContributionsLangley Research Center.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL15286043M

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