Accession Number:

AD0257066

Title:

AN INVESTIGATION OF LANDING-CONTACT CONDITIONS FOR TWO LARGE TURBOJET TRANSPORTS AND A TURBOPROP TRANSPORT DURING ROUTINE DAYLIGHT OPERATIONS

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NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON D C

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Report Date:

1961-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Statistical results are presented of an investigation to determine the vertical velocity, airspeed, rolling velocity, bank angle, and distance from the runway threshold, just prior to ground contact. A total of 395 landings of two turbojet transports and a turboprop transport were made on a dry runway at the Los Angeles International Airport. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE