Accession Number : AD0632610

Title :   PROJECT ROUGH RIDER, 1965, PHASE I - PHASE II.

Descriptive Note : Final summary rept. Apr-Aug 65,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH DEPUTY FOR FLIGHT TEST

Personal Author(s) : Miller, Edward

Report Date : MAR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 72

Abstract : This report states the objectives of Project Rough Rider as well as discusses the test instrumentation used on the penetration F-100F aircraft. Other topics covered are flight operations, aircraft damage, location of archived data, and conclusions and recommendations for future thunderstorm penetrations. This report is documentary or historical in nature and gives an overall picture of Project Rough Rider 1965, but not a detailed analysis of the accumulated data. The various sources from which such analyses can be obtained are referenced in this report. (Author)

Descriptors :   *THUNDERSTORMS, *RESEARCH AIRCRAFT, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, STORMS, PENETRATION, FLIGHT, AIRCRAFT, DAMAGE, AIRBORNE, METEOROLOGICAL DATA, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, ALL WEATHER.

Subject Categories : Research and Experimental Aircraft
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE