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smoke generator system for aerodynamic flight research

David M. Richwine

smoke generator system for aerodynamic flight research

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Management, Scientific and Technical Information Division, For sale by the National Technical Information Service] in [Washington, DC], [Springfield, VA .
Written in English

  • Flow visualization -- Equipment and supplies -- Design and construction,
  • Aerodynamics -- Research -- Equipment and supplies -- Design and construction,
  • Smoke -- Experiments -- Equipment and supplies -- Design and construction

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    StatementDavid M. Richwine, Robert E. Curry, and Gene V. Tracy.
    SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 4137.
    ContributionsCurry, Robert E., Tracy, Gene V., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Division.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 22 p. :
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17630287M

    Research Center investigated the transonic characteristics of generic fighter configurations with chined fuselages and delta wings. Previous experiments show that the fuselage and leading edge vortex interactions are detrimental to the vehicle’s aerodynamic characteristics for angles of attack greater than 23º at low angles of sideslip. Linearized aerodynamic and control law models of the XA airplane and comparison with flight data / (Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Management, Scientific and Technical Information Program, ), by John T. Bosworth and Dryden Flight Research Facility (page images at HathiTrust).

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[David M Richwine; Robert E Curry; Gene V Tracy; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Division.].

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