Accession Number : ADA305386
Title : Motorless Flight Research, 1972.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE
Personal Author(s) : Nash-Webber, James L.
PDF Url : ADA305386
Report Date : NOV 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 641
Abstract : This document contains the recommendations of a Workshop to Identify Priorities for Motorless Flight Research, and the Proceedings of the First International Symposium on the Technology and Science of Motorless Flight, both held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, October 18-22, 1972. Areas discussed include Aerodynamics and Design, Instrumentation, Structural Concepts and Materials, Soaring Meteorology, Self-Launching and Ultralight Sailplanes, and Performance Testing.
Descriptors : *GLIDERS, SYMPOSIA, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, FLIGHT, LIGHTWEIGHT, INTERNATIONAL, AERODYNAMICS, MASSACHUSETTS.
Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE