NASA rotor systems research aircraft fixed-wing configuration flight-test results
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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in Moffett Field, Calif, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Airplanes -- Flight testing.,
  • Rotors.

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Edition Notes

StatementR.E. Erickson ... [et al.].
SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 86789.
ContributionsErickson, R. E., Ames Research Center.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15284027M

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The results show that the proposed network, trained with experimental flight test data, is able to model the dynamical behavior of a highly maneuverable aircraft with acceptable accuracy in all of. Most of the examples in the book, however, are based on flight-test results because it is the authors¿ experience that many methods and guidelines which work well using simulated data break down for real flight-test applications. Flight-test results for the XV tilt-rotor aircraft are used to illustrate the methods in each chapter, thereby.   The flight test capabilities include the Dryden Aeronautical Test Range, and the aircraft required to support research flight tests and mission demands. The project capabilities also include the Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC) Simulation and Flight Loads Laboratories, which include a suite of ground-based laboratories that support. This work will contribute towards this goal in two ways. First, improvements to modern manual flight control systems will be developed that will significantly reduce the likelihood of unfavorable pilot-vehicle interactions. These improvements will be available to NASA for their fleet of aircraft and for new NASA vehicles entering flight test.

Nasa Rotor Systems Research Aircraft Fixed Wing Configuration Flight Test Results Author: R. E. Erickson ISBN: NASA Genre: Technology & Engineering File Size: 55 MB Format: PDF, ePub. Extensive development was undertaken, starting with Lockheed performing analyses and testing a small demonstrator in the NASA Ames 40 × 80 wind tunnel. Sikorsky Aircraft later took over the program and made extensive modifications to the NASA rotor systems research aircraft (RSRA) to install a large X-Wing rotor for by: 1. NASA Images Solar System Collection Ames Research Center. Brooklyn Museum. Full text of "NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) A cumulative index to Aeronautical Engineering: A continuing bibliography, supplement " See other formats. Using existing aircraft and NASA fleet assets at Dryden Flight Research Center, sonic boom shaping has shown much progress in flight projects like the DARPA F-5 Shaped Sonic Boom Demonstrator, NASA/Gulfstream F Quiet Spike, and NASA F low-boom dives (see Figure ). 20 Other important flight work includes supersonic laminar flow/boundary.