Accession Number : ADA953069

Title :   Preliminary Test of XB-26B Airplane

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : AIR PROVING GROUND CENTER EGLIN AFB FL

Personal Author(s) : Williams, J C

PDF Url : ADA953069

Report Date : 13 Jul 1943

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Object: To conduct a preliminary test to determine the general operating characteristics of: a. The 75 mm gun installation when fired at ground target at various speeds and at a range of approximately five hundred (500) yards. b. The G. E. sighting station and the upper and lower remotely controlled twin caliber .50 turrets when operated at various air speeds. c. The airplane when used in low level attacks against ground targets.

Descriptors :   *AIRCRAFT GUNS, AIRCRAFT TURRETS, BOMBER AIRCRAFT, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), GUN TURRETS

Subject Categories : Bombers
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE