Accession Number : AD0641901

Title :   WINGED HULL - STABILITY AND CONTROL STUDY,

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED-CALIFORNIA CO BURBANK

Personal Author(s) : Swope,W. A. ; Herman,J. F. ; Jager,M. L. ; Bala,P. F.

Report Date : 02 JUL 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 149

Abstract : The report presents an analysis of the stability, control, and response characteristics of a large airborne vehicle when flying close to a water surface. The effects of both smooth water and waves were considered. An analysis of water contact for a variety of conditions is also included.

Descriptors :   (*AERODYNAMIC CONFIGURATIONS, STABILITY), CONTROL, GROUND EFFECT, HYDRODYNAMICS

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE