The following documents are currently uncategorized in a proper sub-category in the Defense Issues section. Until they are, they will be listed here.
Manhigh III. USAF Manned Balloon Flight Into The Stratosphere [246 Pages, 11.85mb] – This report covers the manned balloon flight MANHIGH III, the third, and last, of a series of flights into the stratosphere directed by the Aeromedical Field Laboratory. Twelve sections prepared by the pilot and the task scientists, describe the vehicle and its performance, selection and preparation of prospective pilots, the principal psychological and physiological parameters of the subject before, during and after the flight, the operation of a sealed environment under space equivalent conditions, cosmic radiation studies, and related problems such as pilot’s nutrition.