Accession Number:

AD0855689

Title:

B-47 Approach Control Parachute.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

WRIGHT AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1954-07-12

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the report is to present information and basic data concerning the parachutes used in the in-flight approach control tests of a B-47 aircraft. This program was established to provide the pilot with a device which would facilitate landings under marginal weather conditions and on airfields having short runways. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE