Accession Number:

AD0646676

Title:

THE SONIC BOOM PROBLEM.

Descriptive Note:

Development Planning memo.

Corporate Author:

DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (AIR FORCE) WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

The memo summarizes the current state of knowledge relating to sonic boom generation, propagation, and effects, and attempts to judge the severity of the problem that will arise with the beginning of commercial supersonic flights. It is based on both recently published information and conversations with specialists throughout the country who are working in the sonic boom field. The latter include representatives of private industry as well as of Government agencies. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Transport Aircraft
  • Commercial and General Aviation
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE