Accession Number:

ADP006254

Title:

Application of Advanced Technologies to Future Military Transports,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WRIGHT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Report Date:

1990-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

This paper addresses long range military transport technologies with emphasis on defining the potential benefits of the hybrid laminar flow control HLFC concept currently being flight tested in a cost shared NASA, USAF, and Boeing program. Results of 1990s global range transport study are presented showing the expected payoff from application of advanced technologies. The paper concludes with a technology forecast for military transports.

Subject Categories:

  • Transport Aircraft
  • Military Aircraft Operations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE