Accession Number:

AD0429121

Title:

MONITOR AIR FORCE ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS OF THE MODEL F-4C AIRPLANE.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AIR TEST CENTER PATUXENT RIVER MD

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Report Date:

1964-01-14

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

U. S. Air Force environmental tests of the Model F-4C airplane in the Climatic Hangar were monitored. The airplane is a two place tandem, supersonic, long range, all-weather fighter-bomber powered by two J79-GE-15 singlerotor, axial-flow, variable stator turbojet engines with afterburners. The airplane was tested by the Air Force under controlled environmental temperature conditions from 120 F down to and including -65 F. The airplane was positioned on jacks and tied down for high power engine operation. Functional tests of various systems were conducted at all test temperatures. JP-4 fuel was used throughout the tests. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE