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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE