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The Bernard 82 Military Airplane (French): A Long-Range Monoplane

Description: Circular presenting a description of the Bernard 82, which is a scaled-up version of the 80 G.R.; they have similar designs but the 82 has greater span and wing area, deeper chord, higher fuselage, and a thicker wing for the bombs. A description of some flight tests and characteristics is also provided.
Date: June 1934
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Wibault Two-Seat Monoplane 8C2: An All-Metal Pursuit and Observation Airplane

Description: Michel Wibault's two seat monoplane 8C2, is similar to the Parasol pursuit monoplane which preceded it. It has no perishable parts in its structure and needs no special storage or coverings. The sample aeroplane uses a 500 HP Hispano-Suiza engine but can accept a 400-600HP engine from a variety of manufacturers with little difficulty. It uses a two blade tractor propeller.
Date: June 1926
Creator: Serryer, J.
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Two 'Gloster' Airplanes: The 'Grouse II,' - Two-Seat Training Airplane, The 'Grebe II,' Single-Seat Fighter

Description: Circular presenting a description of two airplanes created by the Gloucestershire Aircraft Company, the "Grouse II" and the "Grebe II". A description of the design and flight characteristics as well as the blueprints and photographs of the aircraft are provided.
Date: June 1926
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The "Potez 33" Military Airplane (French)

Description: Circular describing the Potez 33, which is a military airplane that can be used for other purposes such as training pilots and as a messenger airplane due to its maneuverability and low landing speeds. A description of the controls, components, potential uses, characteristics, performance, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: June 1929
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The "Avro Trainer" Airplane (British): A Training Biplane

Description: Circular presenting a description of the Avro Trainer airplane, which is primarily intended for pilots in training and is designed to be easy to use, including large, comfortable cockpits, good view, effective windshields, and wide track. Details of the design, flight characteristics, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: June 1930
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Experiments on Drag of Revolving Disks, Cylinders and Streamline Rods at High Speeds

Description: Report presenting an experimental investigation concerned primarily with the extension of test data on the drag of revolving disks, cylinders, and streamline rods to high Mach numbers and Reynolds numbers. The tests generally confirm earlier theories and add in some new results. One of the primary findings of interest is that skin friction does not depend on Mach number.
Date: June 1944
Creator: Theodorsen, Theodore & Regier, Arthur
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The Rohrbach "Rocco" Seaplane: New German Commercial Seaplane With Two Rolls-Royce "Condor" Engines

Description: The Rocco is a has a monoplane wing surmounted by two engines. Its flat sided narrow beam hull is steadied when on the water by 2 outboard wing floats. Details of the design, hull accommodation, power plant, drawings, and photographs are provided. The report is incomplete.
Date: June 1927
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The Fokker "Trimotor F VII" Commercial Transport Monoplane

Description: Directly developed from the single engined type F VII ten passenger monoplanes, the Fokker Trimotor closely follows the commercial aircraft that preceded it. It has three Wright Whirlwind air-cooled engines, rated at 200 HP each. Details of the wings, cockpit and cabin, baggage and freight compartments, controls, landing gear, characteristics, drawings, and photographs are provided.
Date: June 1928
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