Accession Number : AD0688531

Title :   ON AN AIR CUSHION,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pyshnov,V.

Report Date : 05 MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The lifting capacity of various types of aircraft and particularly of helicopters and air cushion vehicles, is examined. The formulas used for calculating the lifting capacity of the various machines are given and their aerodynamic properties are described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AERODYNAMICS, LIFT), GROUND EFFECT MACHINES, AERODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS, FORCE(MECHANICS), FLUID DYNAMICS, THRUST, HELICOPTERS, USSR

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE