Notes on Factors Affecting Geometrical Arrangement of Tricycle-Type Landing Gears Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Notes on Factors Affecting Geometrical Arrangement of Tricycle-Type Landing Gears
  • Series Title NACA Special Reports

Creator

  • Author: Wenzinger, Carl J.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Kantrowitz, A. R.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Originator: Langley Aeronautical Laboratory
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. Langley Aeronautical Lab

Date

  • Creation: 1937-04

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The effects of the geometrical arrangement of tricycle landing gears on various characteristics of an airplane equipped with such landing gear is discussed. The characteristics discussed include directional stability, overturning tendencies, steering and ground handling, shimmy, takeoff, and porpoising. The conclusions are summarized in a table.
  • Physical Description: [15] p. : ill.

Subject

  • Keyword: aircraft design
  • Keyword: aircraft testing
  • Keyword: aircraft performance
  • Keyword: landing gears

Collection

  • Name: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics Collection
    Code: NACA
  • Name: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
    Code: TRAIL

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: pd
  • Rights Statement: No Copyright, Unclassified, Unlimited, Publicly available

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/20090015053
  • Report No.: NACA-SR-63
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 20090015053
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc65097