An analysis of the airspeeds and normal accelerations of Sikorsky S-42A airplanes in commercial transport operation

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From Introduction: "This paper gives the results of an analysis of V-G data taken on four Sikorsky S-42A flying boats operated on Caribbean routes and along the east coast of South America during the period from 1936 to 1939. The available S-42A data are summarized and flight-load results are compared with the results of analyses made in the past."

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13 p. : ill.

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Walker, Walter G. October 1948.

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  • Main Title: An analysis of the airspeeds and normal accelerations of Sikorsky S-42A airplanes in commercial transport operation
  • Series Title: NACA Technical Notes

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From Introduction: "This paper gives the results of an analysis of V-G data taken on four Sikorsky S-42A flying boats operated on Caribbean routes and along the east coast of South America during the period from 1936 to 1939. The available S-42A data are summarized and flight-load results are compared with the results of analyses made in the past."

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13 p. : ill.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R11718
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930082428 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TN-1733
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930082428
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc54995

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Walker, Walter G. An analysis of the airspeeds and normal accelerations of Sikorsky S-42A airplanes in commercial transport operation, report, October 1948; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc54995/: accessed May 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.