Flight measurements of the transonic drag of models of several isolated external stores and nacelles
Description: Report presenting drag measurements on models of 20 isolated external stores and nacelles flown from the helium gun at a range of Mach numbers. Results regarding fineness-ratio and shape effects, drag correlation, and friction drag are provided. Generally, the shape variations among the various types of stores and nacelles had the expected effects on isolated body drag.
Date: March 11, 1955
Creator: Stevens, Joseph E. & Purser, Paul E.
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