Longitudinal stability and drag characteristics of a fin stabilized body of revolution with a fineness ratio of 12 as measured by the free-fall method

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Report presenting measurements of longitudinal stability and drag characteristics of a fin-stabilized body of revolution with a fineness ratio 12 at low angles of attack using the free-fall method. Information about the data obtained from testing as well as the experimental coefficients related to body normal-force, total longitudinal-force, and body moment with Mach number is provided.

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Kurbjun, Max C. June 24, 1954.

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  • Main Title: Longitudinal stability and drag characteristics of a fin stabilized body of revolution with a fineness ratio of 12 as measured by the free-fall method
  • Series Title: NACA Research Memorandums

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Report presenting measurements of longitudinal stability and drag characteristics of a fin-stabilized body of revolution with a fineness ratio 12 at low angles of attack using the free-fall method. Information about the data obtained from testing as well as the experimental coefficients related to body normal-force, total longitudinal-force, and body moment with Mach number is provided.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R17389
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930088099 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-RM-L54E13
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930088099
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc60133

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  • June 24, 1954

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Kurbjun, Max C. Longitudinal stability and drag characteristics of a fin stabilized body of revolution with a fineness ratio of 12 as measured by the free-fall method, report, June 24, 1954; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc60133/: accessed October 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.