Accession Number : AD0859715
Title : Analysis of a Forward-Firing Flexible Gun System in Air-to-Air Combat.
Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,
Corporate Author : AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
Personal Author(s) : Koester, Allen R.
Report Date : JUN 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 101
Abstract : An analytical study was made on the kinematics of a rotating forward-firing gun system on a high-speed fighter aircraft in aerial combat. Gun flexibility was limited to positive elevation only. (Author)
Descriptors : (*JET FIGHTERS, AERIAL WARFARE), (*AIRCRAFT GUNS, KINEMATICS), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, VELOCITY, ROTATION, ELEVATING GEAR, RANGE(DISTANCE), ACCELERATION, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, AIRCRAFT FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS, THESES.
Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE