Accession Number:

AD0737274

Title:

XV5A Aircraft Flight Tests Landing Strip Evaluations

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

The report presents the results of a field investigation of sites for aircraft flight tests. The investigation was concerned with the capability of the aircraft to operate on or hover over unprepared or expediently surfaced landing strips. The report describes the test aircraft, purpose and scope of the investigation, and the test sites selected, which were located at or near Edwards AFB, California. It also discusses the XV5A aircraft operations conducted at several of the sites.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE