Accession Number : AD0785514
Title : Study into the Operational Characteristics of a Recoilless Rifle Mounted on Army Helicopters. Volume II. Analysis of the Flow Field Generated During the Firing of a Recoilless Rifle.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 72-Oct 73,
Corporate Author : LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO INC HUNTSVILLE ALA HUNTSVILLE RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING CENTER
Personal Author(s) : Lott,Robert A. ; Smith,Sheldon D. ; Prozan,Robert J.
Report Date : JUL 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 88
Abstract : The results presented in this report represent the analytical portion of the investigation into the feasibility of mounting a 105 mm recoilless rifle on Army helicopters.
Descriptors : *HELICOPTERS, *GUNSHIPS, *RECOILLESS GUNS, ARMY AIRCRAFT, RIFLES, GAS FLOW, FLOW FIELDS, OVERPRESSURE, BREECH MECHANISMS, SUPPRESSORS
Subject Categories : Helicopters
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE