What is BGRV?
Protects payload from extremes of temperature anddeceleration experienced when spacecraft re-enterplant’s atmosphere –Spacecrafts use thick blunt nose RV
•generate separating shockwave to keep away heated gas•Loses most energy at higher altitude, slow terminal velocity
05 Feb, 2011
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Bharat Prathamand India Research Foundation