Investigation of Lateral Control Near the Stall: Flight Tests With High-Wing and Low-Wing Monoplanes of Various Configurations

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Report presenting the results of flight tests with several typical light aircraft. Flight tests were made with one airplane with two different horizontal tail configurations in an attempt to provide an arrangement that would give optimum conditions with regard to the effect of power change on longitudinal trim near the stall. The results are intended to provide quantitative flight-test information which may be useful to designers in attempting to provide for adequate low-speed control and which may be correlated with analytical analyses.

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34 p. : ill.

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Weick, Fred E. & Abramson, H. Norman June 1956.

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  • Main Title: Investigation of Lateral Control Near the Stall: Flight Tests With High-Wing and Low-Wing Monoplanes of Various Configurations
  • Series Title: NACA Technical Notes

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Report presenting the results of flight tests with several typical light aircraft. Flight tests were made with one airplane with two different horizontal tail configurations in an attempt to provide an arrangement that would give optimum conditions with regard to the effect of power change on longitudinal trim near the stall. The results are intended to provide quantitative flight-test information which may be useful to designers in attempting to provide for adequate low-speed control and which may be correlated with analytical analyses.

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34 p. : ill.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R14272
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930084982 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TN-3676
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930084982
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc56830

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Weick, Fred E. & Abramson, H. Norman. Investigation of Lateral Control Near the Stall: Flight Tests With High-Wing and Low-Wing Monoplanes of Various Configurations, report, June 1956; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc56830/: accessed September 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.