Accession Number:

AD0743516

Title:

Multi-Helicopter Heavy Lift System Feasibility Study

Descriptive Note:

Final engineering rept.

Corporate Author:

PIASECKI AIRCRAFT CORP ESSINGTON PA

Report Date:

1972-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

178.0

Abstract:

A tandem nose-to-tail configuration was selected, and a detailed study of the configuration was made to assess its feasibility and identify potential problem areas. A feasible heavy-lift vehicle is postulated with a predicted payload capability up to 18.7 tons which is recommended to be carried forward to flight evaluation.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE