Accession Number:

ADA184620

Title:

The Aerodynamcis of Parachutes

Descriptive Note:

AGARDograph, no. 295

Corporate Author:

ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

81.0

Abstract:

This AGARDograph discusses the principal aerodynamic characteristics of parachutes and the factors which affect those characteristics. Its content includes Steady-State and Unsteady Aerodynamics, Parachute Deployment and Inflation, Experimental Investigations, Methods of Analysis, Extra-Terrestrial Parachute Applications and Some Suggestions for Future Research.

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE