Accession Number : AD0428617


Title :   XC-142A VTOL TRANSPORT PROGRAM


Descriptive Note : Semiannual rept. no. 3, Jan-June 1963


Corporate Author : CHANCE VOUGHT CORP DALLAS TX


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/428617.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 28


Abstract : Progress on the XC-142A program is reported. Numerous test programs were initiated and some completed, including the basic wind tunnel tests of the 0.110 scale model and the control system bearing wear tests. The tooling effort reached its peak at the end of June with approximately 72% of the overall tooling task having been completed.


Descriptors :   *VERTICAL TAKEOFF AIRCRAFT , MANUFACTURING , MACHINE TOOLS , TEST METHODS , WIND TUNNEL MODELS , AERODYNAMIC CONTROL SURFACES , SCHEDULING , MODEL TESTS , TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT


Subject Categories : V/STOL


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE