Accession Number : ADA119168

Title :   Air Force Academy Aeronautics Digest - Fall/Winter 1981.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ACADEMY CO

Personal Author(s) : Higgins,A M ; Kempf,James M ; Jumper,E J ; DeJongh,Jay ; Knoll,Karyn

PDF Url : ADA119168

Report Date : Jun 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 163

Abstract : Contents: Experimental Documentation of the Lifting Surface Wakes of a Canard and Forward-Swept Wind Configuration; Experimental Flow Field Measurements of Three-Dimensional Square Cross-Section Missiles at Moderate Angles of Attack; What Makes the Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine so Good at Altitude; Determination of the Frequency Response Characteristics of a Redesigned Seven-Hole Pressure Probe; The Aeronautics Department and Core Courses at the United States Air Force Academy; and Some Aeronautical Experiments by Wilbur Wright; and The Engineer's Bookshelf.

Descriptors :   *Aeronautics, Air Force research, Aerodynamics, Propulsion systems, Thermodynamics, Wind tunnels, Aeronautical engineering, Instrumentation, History, Education, Flight, Mechanics, Lifting surfaces, Wake, Flow fields, Aircraft engines, Gas turbines, Reports, United States Air Force Academy

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Aircraft
      Fluid Mechanics
      Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE