Flight measurement of aerodynamic loads and moments on an external store mounted under the wing of a swept-wing fighter-type airplane

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Report discussing an investigation of external-store characteristics using a 245-gallon external fuel tank mounted under a wing of a North American F-86A airplane. The store normal force was found to increase abruptly on penetration of the buffet boundary. Information about the normal- and side-load distribution and integrated force and moment coefficients is provided.

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O'Bryan, Thomas C. November 25, 1953.

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  • Main Title: Flight measurement of aerodynamic loads and moments on an external store mounted under the wing of a swept-wing fighter-type airplane
  • Series Title: NACA Research Memorandums

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Report discussing an investigation of external-store characteristics using a 245-gallon external fuel tank mounted under a wing of a North American F-86A airplane. The store normal force was found to increase abruptly on penetration of the buffet boundary. Information about the normal- and side-load distribution and integrated force and moment coefficients is provided.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R17053
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930087763 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-RM-L53G22
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930087763
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc59748

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  • November 25, 1953

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O'Bryan, Thomas C. Flight measurement of aerodynamic loads and moments on an external store mounted under the wing of a swept-wing fighter-type airplane, report, November 25, 1953; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc59748/: accessed May 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.