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 located in a dimple in the fuselage surface at low speeds. Results regarding a study of the basic inlet without suction, a comparison of arrangements using boundary-layer control, the performances of the most desirable configurations with a certain boundary layer, and variation of boundary-layer thickness are provided.

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Nichols, Mark R. & Pierpont, P. Kenneth March 17, 1950.

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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 Research Memorandums

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Report presenting an investigation of a submerged air scoop consisting of a conventional scoop located in a dimple in the fuselage surface at low speeds. Results regarding a study of the basic inlet without suction, a comparison of arrangements using boundary-layer control, the performances of the most desirable configurations with a certain boundary layer, and variation of boundary-layer thickness are provided.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R15433
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930086143 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-RM-L50A13
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930086143
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc58436

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  • March 17, 1950

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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, March 17, 1950; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc58436/: accessed October 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.