Accession Number:

AD0338806

Title:

Meteor T.T.20WD.767 Handling and Performance Tests Towing a Dart Target

Descriptive Note:

Rept. no. 3

Corporate Author:

AEROPLANE AND ARMAMENT EXPERIMENTAL ESTABLISHMENT BOSCOMBE DOWN (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-06-18

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Performance and handling tests were made on the Meteor T.T.20WD.767 aircraft towing a Mk.3 Dart target and showed that the aircraft could be considered suitable for service use in this role subject to the limitations and recommendations given in this report. The target launch and winch installation were assessed and operating techniques are described. Recommendations are made for improving certain items for service use.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE