A low-speed investigation of a fuselage-side air inlet for use at transonic flight speeds

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Low-speed pressure-recovery and surface-pressure measurements for a twin fuselage-side air-inlet arrangement intended for use at transonic speeds are presented. The model was developed by adding a canopy and nose-wheel fairing to basic transonic annular inlet studied in TN 2685. The results indicate shape requirements of fuselage nose, canopy, and nose-wheel fairing for maintaining substream surface velocities everywhere ahead of entrance.

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Nichols, Mark R & Goral, Edwin B April 1, 1952.

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  • Main Title: A low-speed investigation of a fuselage-side air inlet for use at transonic flight speeds
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Low-speed pressure-recovery and surface-pressure measurements for a twin fuselage-side air-inlet arrangement intended for use at transonic speeds are presented. The model was developed by adding a canopy and nose-wheel fairing to basic transonic annular inlet studied in TN 2685. The results indicate shape requirements of fuselage nose, canopy, and nose-wheel fairing for maintaining substream surface velocities everywhere ahead of entrance.

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  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930083896 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TN-2684
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930083896
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc57073

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  • April 1, 1952

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Nichols, Mark R & Goral, Edwin B. A low-speed investigation of a fuselage-side air inlet for use at transonic flight speeds, report, April 1, 1952; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc57073/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.