Aerodynamic characteristics of several modifications of a 0.45-scale model of the vertical tail of the Curtiss XP-62 airplane

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From Introduction: "In the course of an investigation to find a satisfactory vertical tail for the XP-62 airplane, a 0.45-scale vertical tail model on a stub fuselage was tested in the Langley 7- by 10-foot tunnel. This model was fitted with a flat plate to represent the horizontal tail surface. The data are presented herein for their general interest value rather than their application to this particular airplane."

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9 p. : ill.

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Liddell, Robert B. July 1946.

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From Introduction: "In the course of an investigation to find a satisfactory vertical tail for the XP-62 airplane, a 0.45-scale vertical tail model on a stub fuselage was tested in the Langley 7- by 10-foot tunnel. This model was fitted with a flat plate to represent the horizontal tail surface. The data are presented herein for their general interest value rather than their application to this particular airplane."

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9 p. : ill.

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  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930093698 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-WR-L-736
  • Report No.: NACA-MR-L6F27
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930093698
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc62683

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Liddell, Robert B. Aerodynamic characteristics of several modifications of a 0.45-scale model of the vertical tail of the Curtiss XP-62 airplane, report, July 1946; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc62683/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.