Accession Number:

AD0750108

Title:

Research and Development Contributions to Aviation Progress (RADCAP). Volume 1. Summary Report

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS DIV WRIGHT FIELD OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

129.0

Abstract:

A two volume report contains the results of a joint DoD-NASA-DoT study of U.S. aeronautical progress since 1925. Volume 1 reviews the positive contributions of military aeronautical research and development programs to civil aviation, and assesses some possible future contributions of those military programs. The summary of detailed results is concerned with a review of the progress that has been made in aviation since 1925 an examination of current and planned military aeronautical programs with an assessment of their relevancy to civil aviation, relationships to the needs of civil airliner technology, and important findings and observations in the RADCAP Study.

Subject Categories:

  • Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE