Accession Number:

AD0655357

Title:

AERODYNAMIC EXPERIMENTS ON AIRCRAFT,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-01-31

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

A non-technical article is presented explaining the usefulness and importance of aerodynamic experimentation. The paper gives general descriptions of the domains of aerodynamic experiments and the approaches to the measurement of aerodynamic forces. In discussing the methods for carrying out the experimental studies, the report gives brief descriptions of several modern research tools and techniques which include wind tunnels, pilotless electronic-controlled flying models, rocket trains and test pilot flying experiments.

Subject Categories:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE