Accession Number : AD0002095


Title :   On the Geometrical Changes That Occur When Wings Are Rotated About Axes That Are Nearly Normal to the Wings


Descriptive Note : Technical note


Corporate Author : ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (UNITED KINGDOM)


Personal Author(s) : Warren, C H


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/002095.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1952


Pagination or Media Count : 15


Abstract : Wing rotations cause changes in sweepback, wing-body setting, and dihedral. The geometrical relationships occurring are presented by defining precisely the relevant angles, and then deriving the various formulas relating them.


Descriptors :   *SWEPT WINGS , *AERODYNAMIC FORCES , SETTING(ADJUSTING) , GEOMETRY , ROTATION , WING BODY CONFIGURATIONS , DIHEDRAL ANGLE


Subject Categories : Aerodynamics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE