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All-Metal Junkers Airplane, Type F 13

Description: Circular describing the all-metal Junkers airplane, specifically the F 13 type. The primary characteristics of the airplanes are the thick cantilever Junkers wing without stay-wires and the all-metal construction. A description of the design, flight characteristics, and some photographs are provided.
Date: May 1926
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German Training Airplane, Arado "Ar. S.I."

Description: Circular presenting a description of the Arado Ar. S.I., which is a wireless biplane that is both physically attractive and highly performing. A description of the components, controls, construction, characteristics, flying qualities, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1926
Creator: Manigold, G.
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The Parnall "Imp": A New British Light Airplane

Description: Circular presenting a description of the Parnall Imp, which is a new British light airplane that lacks any wire bracing, has an all-wood construction, and has general weatherproof qualities. Results regarding wings, fuselage, landing gear, engine, cockpit, characteristics, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1928
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Profile-Drag Coefficients of Conventional and Low-Drag Airfoils as Obtained in Flight

Description: "The results of flight investigations of the profile drag of several carefully finished conventional and low-drag airfoils are presented. The results indicated that in all cases lower profile-drag coefficients were obtained with the low-drag than with the conventional airfoils over the range of lift coefficient tested and that, for comparable conditions of lift coefficient and Reynolds number, the low-drag airfoils may have profile-drag coefficients which are at least 27 percent lower than the profile-drag coefficients of the conventional airfoils" (p.1).
Date: May 1944
Creator: Zalovcik, John A.
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Training Airplane "Avia B.H. 11."

Description: Circular presenting a description of the Avia B.H. 11, which is a two-seat, low-wing monoplane with a plywood fuselage. The report describes the structural details and flight performance and provides blueprints and photographs of the aircraft.
Date: May 1927
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Fiat C.R. 20 Pursuit Airplane

Description: The Fiat C.R. 20 has an all metal frame covered with fireproof fabric, except for the area near the engines, which is covered in duraluminum. It is armed with 4 machine guns and is capable of 280 KPH.
Date: May 1927
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The D.H. "Fox Moth" Commercial Airplane (British): A Three-Passenger Light Cabin Biplane

Description: Circular describing the D.H. 83 "Fox Moth", which is a three-passenger light cabin biplane that is considered a commercial airplane despite taking many of its components from the company's existing two-seat touring and training light airplanes. A description of these components, design, flight characteristics, performance, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1932
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The Mureaux "Brunet 3C2" Pursuit Airplane

Description: Designed by Engineer Brunet, the 3C2 is an all metal monoplane with two engines and provision for six machine guns and 12 10 Kg. bombs. A description of the design, components, characteristics, flying qualities, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1927
Creator: Serryer, J.
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The De Havilland "Moth Three" Airplane (British): A High-Wing Commercial Monoplane

Description: Circular describing the De Havilland Moth Three, which is a high-wing commercial monoplane with a steeply sloping windshield, strut-bracing of the wing, and relatively orthodox landing gear. Details of the construction, design, characteristics, performance, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1930
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The Fokker "Universal" Commercial Airplane

Description: Equipped with a Wright Whirlwind 200-230 H.P. Engine, the Universal can be configured with floats or wheels and seats 4-6 passengers. Details of the wings, power plant, cowling, tanks and fuel system, vision, cockpit and controls, cabin arrangements, landing gear, float gear, skis, tail skid, tail surfaces, finish, characteristics, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1928
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Armstrong Whitworth 27 "Ensign" Commercial Airplane (British): An All-Metal High-Wing Monoplane

Description: Circular presenting a description of the Armstrong Whitworth monoplane, which is an all-metal, high-wing monoplane with landing gear that retracts into the wing-mounted engine nacelles. Details of the wings, wing spars, fuselage, controls, engines, speeds, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1937
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Meteore 63 Commercial Seaplane

Description: Societe Provencale de Constructions Aeronautiques, builder of the "Meteore 63" has constructed a three engine (biplane) seaplane which has met conditions for a seaworthy certificate of the first class. A description of the design, hull, tail, power plant, characteristics, performances, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1927
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The Dewoitine D.500 Pursuit Airplane (French): An All-Metal Cantilever Low-Wing Monoplane

Description: Circular describing the Dewoitine D.500 pursuit airplane, which is an all-metal cantilever low-wing monoplane. Details of the fuselage, cockpit, control surfaces, weapons, landing gear, fuel tanks, wing, engine, characteristics, performances, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: May 1933
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