Accession Number:

AD0621777

Title:

METHOD OF COMPENSATING THE AIRPLANE'S TURNING MOMENT IN LANDING WITH A BRAKE PARACHUTE IN A STRONG SIDE WIND,

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Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

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Report Date:

1965-09-20

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The object of the invention is a method for compensating the turning moment of an airplane on landing with a brake parachute under conditions of a strong side wind which has the distinguishing feature that for the purpose of assuring a safe run of the airplane one releases after the basic brake parachute one of two supplementary stabilizing parachutes, as depends on the direction of the side wind, located on the wings symmetrically at the greatest distance from the center of gravity of the airplane. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE