Accession Number:

AD0847796

Title:

French Nord Aviation VSTOL Aircraft.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-01-31

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The memorandum discusses problems encountered by NORD in their development of a ducted fan VTOL research aircraft, N500. A serious financial shortage must be resolved if the program is to continue into the VTOL flight phase. A proposed follow-on VTOL aircraft N501 also is discussed. NORD work on the N510511 flying observation platforms also is reported. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Transport Aircraft
  • VSTOL
  • Research and Experimental Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE