Accession Number:

ADA046499

Title:

Lift and Drag Analysis on the Bow Seal of the Surface Effect Ship Testcraft XR-3.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

Experimental test runs were conducted to determine the lift and drag forces acting on the bow seal of the captured air bubble testcraft XR-3. These forces were plotted versus velocity for various operating conditions. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Effect Vehicles and Amphibious Vehicles
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE