Accession Number:

AD0876022

Title:

Army Preliminary Evaluation I YO-3A Airplane

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 29 Jan-22 Sep 1969

Corporate Author:

ARMY AVIATION SYSTEMS TEST ACTIVITY EDWARDS AFB CA

Report Date:

1970-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

144.0

Abstract:

The Army Preliminary Evaluation I APE I of the YO-3A airplane, manufactured by the Lockheed Missiles and Space Company of Sunnyvale, California, was conducted from 18 June through 9 July 1969. Twenty-seven test flights encompassing 36.0 flight hours were flown from Moffet Field Naval Air Station and Crows Landing Naval Auxiliary Landing Field, California. Performance and stability and control tests were conducted to determine the suitability of the airplane to perform a classified mission.

Subject Categories:

  • Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE