Accession Number : AD0801540

Title :   XQ-5.

Descriptive Note : Program planning rept. no. 2,

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED AIRCRAFT CORP VAN NUYS CA

Personal Author(s) : Droege, L. J.

Report Date : 15 APR 1955

Pagination or Media Count : 109

Abstract : This report describes a program of development which will be followed to produce a high supersonic drone system. The drone vehicle will be a derivative of the X-7A Ramjet Test Vehicle and the modifications and changes necessary to accomplish this development will be made in a two and one-half year period. The program includes a description of specific developmental items and a flight test program for the evaluation of these items.

Descriptors :   *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, SUPERSONIC CHARACTERISTICS, AERIAL TARGETS, RAMJET ENGINES, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, AIRCRAFT INTERCEPTION, FIRING ERROR INDICATORS, AUTOMATIC PILOTS, RADAR REFLECTIONS, SOLID PROPELLANT ROCKET ENGINES, BOOSTER ROCKET ENGINES, PRESSURIZATION, AIRFRAMES, COMMAND GUIDANCE, GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT, SCHEDULING, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING.

Subject Categories : Pilotless Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE