by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, National Technical Information Service, distributor in [Marshall Space Flight Center, Ala.], [Springfield, Va.? .
Written in English
|Statement||E.B. Rodgers and T.L. Huff.|
|Series||NASA technical memorandum -- NASA TM-103592., NASA technical memorandum -- 103592.|
|Contributions||Huff, Timothy L., George C. Marshall Space Flight Center.|
|The Physical Object|
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