Accession Number:

AD0294561

Title:

HOVERING AND WIND-TUNNEL INVESTIGATIONS OF THE DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN 3-FOOT DIAMETER POWERED ANNULAR JET MODEL 430

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DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

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Report Date:

1962-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

I ENTIFIERS Ground effec machines, Hovering. Hovering characteri tics are presented for a 3-foot-di eter annular et GEM having secon ary stabilizing jets. Hoveri g efficiency approaching that predicted for highly developed GEMs was attained by careful design of internal flow passages. Brief wind-tunnel results, s owing the general effects of speed, are also presented. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE