Microgravity Environment Description Handbook

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lewis Research Center, National Technical Information Service, distributor , [Cleveland, Ohio], [Springfield, Va
StatementRichard DeLombard, Kenneth Hrovat, Kevin McPherson.
SeriesNASA/TM -- 107486., NASA technical memorandum -- 107486.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL17593885M

Microgravity Environment Description Handbook ] ABSTRACT The Microgravity Measurement and Analysis Project (MMAP) at the NASA Lewis Research Center (LeRC) manages the Space Acceleration Measurement System (SAMS) and the Orbital Acceleration Research Experiment (OARE) instruments to measure the microgravity environment on orbiting space laboratories.

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