Accession Number : AD0693650

Title :   F-105F TRANSONIC BUFFET STUDY AND EFFECT OF MANEUVERING FLAPS.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 29 Mar 68-1 Apr 69,

Corporate Author : FAIRCHILD HILLER CORP FARMINGDALE N Y REPUBLIC AVIATION DIV

Personal Author(s) : Margolin,Milton ; Chung,Jung G.

Report Date : 07 JUL 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 224

Abstract : The objective of the test program reported herein was the evaluation of maneuvering flaps as a means of increasing the lift of a high performance aircraft at the onset of Mach buffet and decreasing the level of buffet intensity so that the total maneuvering range of the aircraft is increased. The results of this evaluation are presented in this report. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*JET FIGHTERS, TRANSONIC CHARACTERISTICS), BUFFETING, LEADING EDGE FLAPS, TRAILING CONTROL SURFACES, BOUNDARY LAYER TRANSITION, DRAG, ANGLE OF ATTACK, LIFT, VIBRATION, RESONANT FREQUENCY, WIND TUNNEL MODELS, FLIGHT TESTING, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Attack and Fighter Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE