However, were the forty-four thousand eight hundred and forty-seven cubic feet of gas of which we speak, all introduced into the balloon, it would be entirely filled; but that would not do, because, as the balloon continued to mount into the more rarefied layers of the atmosphere, the gas within would dilate, and soon burst the cover containing it.
But the doctor, in carrying out a project known only to himself, resolved to fill his balloon only one-half; and, since he had to carry forty-four thousand eight hundred and forty-seven cubic feet of gas, to give his balloon nearly double capacity he arranged it in that elongated, oval shape which has come to be preferred.
The capacity of this interior balloon was only sixty-seven thousand cubic feet: it was to float in the fluid surrounding it.
500 pounds of cotton into twenty-seven cubic
feet, the whole quantity will not occupy a height of more than 180 feet within the bore of the Columbiad.
2] The myriameter is equal to rather more than 10,936 cubic
Who was that enviable young man that could tell the cubic
contents of things in no time, and make suggestions about Swedish bark
in Million Cubic
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Koon, vice president and general manager of Cubic
Worldwide Technical Services Inc.
In 1964, lipid chemist Vittorio Luzzati, now at the National Center for Scientific Research near Paris, proposed that cubic
phases might exist in cells.
The capabilities Cubic
will be providing for the urban facility will include player tracking, video recording, audio and visual effects, centralized exercise control, virtual weapon effects and the capability to conduct multimedia after-action reviews.
PEO STRI acted as procurement agent for the Air Force in awarding the contract to Cubic
under the Army's Military Operations on Urbanized Terrain (MOUT) program.
Under this contract, Cubic
is supplying Air Combat Maneuvering Instrumentation (ACMI) pods and Individual Combat Aircrew Display Systems (ICADS[TM]) in time to support a major joint training exercise in June 2007.
started training the Marines in June after the Program Manager for Training Systems (PM TRASYS) in Orlando approved a modification to Cubic
's Marine Air Ground Task Force Training Systems Support (MTSS) contract.
, which continues to be the world's leading provider of live air and ground combat training systems, will demonstrate its solutions for on-demand training in today's complex battlefield environments.
Transportation Systems is one of two major business segments of Cubic