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