Accession Number:

AD0669665

Title:

LIFTING OF AERODYNAMIC DECELERATORS

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

STENCEL AERO ENGINEERING CORP ARDEN NC

Report Date:

1966-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

75.0

Abstract:

Progress is reported for all work accomplished on the following activities 1 analytical studies-parachute dynamics, parachute performance required for low level cargo delivery computer trajectory program, performance summary and conclusions 2 runway level test results of parachute inflation and force-time histories with aerodynamic assistance and lifting canopies 3 weight and size limits, flight safety, system weight and cost, logistics and training 4 functional reliability.

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE