Preliminary investigation of a submerged air scoop utilizing boundary-layer suction to obtain increased pressure recovery

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Report presenting an investigation of a submerged air scoop consisting of a conventional scoop in a dimple in the fuselage surface at primarily low speeds. The internal and external flow characteristics of the basic inlet without boundary-layer control were studied by means of pressure and tuft surveys over a wide range of inlet-velocity ratio.

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Nichols, Mark R. & Pierpont, P. Kenneth April 1955.

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  • Main Title: Preliminary investigation of a submerged air scoop utilizing boundary-layer suction to obtain increased pressure recovery
  • Series Title: NACA Technical Notes

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Report presenting an investigation of a submerged air scoop consisting of a conventional scoop in a dimple in the fuselage surface at primarily low speeds. The internal and external flow characteristics of the basic inlet without boundary-layer control were studied by means of pressure and tuft surveys over a wide range of inlet-velocity ratio.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R13617
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930084327 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TN-3437
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930084327
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc57840

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  • April 1955

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Nichols, Mark R. & Pierpont, P. Kenneth. Preliminary investigation of a submerged air scoop utilizing boundary-layer suction to obtain increased pressure recovery, report, April 1955; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc57840/: accessed April 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.