Accession Number:

AD0646293

Title:

SUPERSONIC PASSENGER AIRPLANE

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE SYSTEMS COMMAND WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIVISION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-10-31

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The article gives the vital statistics of the new Soviet Supersonic Airliner, the Tupolev TU-144. Some of the problems in designing aircraft and the basic principles of flight are discussed. There is an emphasis on frontal resistance and the wing design. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civilian Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE