Accession Number:

ADB816042

Title:

Development of a Dirigible Bomb

Descriptive Note:

Progress rept. no. 7

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DIV OF INDUSTRIAL COOPERATION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1943-04-15

Pagination or Media Count:

99.0

Abstract:

The report is concerned with the wind-tunnel tests that have been conducted at M.I.T. in connection with the development of a high-angle dirigible bomb. In Section I the ballistic coefficients and other aerodynamic data for a tentative final cruciform fin-model dirigible bomb are determined. Section II deals with roll torque tests. Section III gives the results of wind-tunnel tests on a shrouded dirigible bomb.

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE