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Supercritical maneuvering fighter configuration

Michael J. Mann

Supercritical maneuvering fighter configuration

wind-tunnel investigation at Mach numbers of 0.60 to 0.95

by Michael J. Mann

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Branch, For sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Washington, D.C, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aerodynamics, Transonic.,
  • Fighter planes.,
  • Fighter planes -- Wings.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael J. Mann, Charles E. Mercer, and Richard L. Campbell.
    SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 84513.
    ContributionsMercer, Charles E., Campbell, Richard L. 1952-, United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Branch.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination66 p. :
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17799700M

    Equipment Type: UNAF/UNS prototype main advanced variable fighter Unofficial codename: Omega One Government: U.N. Air Force, U.N. Spacy Manufacturer: General Galaxy Introduction: Operational Deployment: Accommodation: pilot only in General Galaxy/Marty & Beck specially-developed g-endurance zero/zero ejection seat (pilot wears Tactical Life Support System with upper . BOOK NOW. Learn the Basics of Modern Air Combat Maneuvering. You fly this minute air-to-air combat mission! On this mission, you can live the dream of learning to be a fighter pilot without committing to years of military service. You will learn the basics of modern air combat maneuvering, both offensive and defensive, and engage in actual.


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These devices were tested on a fighter configuration which utilized supercritical-wing technology. The configuration had a leading-edge sweep of 45 deg and an aspect ratio of The tests were conducted at Mach numbers of and with angles of attack from deg to 22 deg. Supercritical maneuvering fighter configuration.

Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Branch ; [Springfield, Va.: For sale by the National Technical Information Service], (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type.

Two supercritical wings have been used to assess the ability of these leading- edge devices to reduce subsonic and transonic maneuver drag. These wings are identi- fied as configurations 1 and 2 of the SMF-2 (supercritical maneuvering fighter) wing and are completely described in reference 4.

A wind tunnel investigation was conducted to study the application of supercritical technology to highly maneuverable combat aircraft. The configuration studied has a leading-edge sweep of 45 deg and an aspect ratio of Two supercritical-wing shapes were tested at Mach numbers from to with angles of attack from -2 deg to 17 : C.

Mercer, M. Mann and R. Campbell. Supercritical maneuvering fighter configuration: wind-tunnel investigation at Mach numbers of to / By Michael J.

Mann, Richard L. (Richard Lawson) Campbell, Charles E. Mercer and United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Supercritical maneuvering fighter configuration [microform]: wind-tunnel investigation at Mach numbers The P Thunderbolt / by Len Morgan ; scale drawings: Richard Groh Famous aircraft: the P Mustang / Scale drawings: Richard Groh.

The lambda-wing experiments also demonstrated that jets can be operated asymmetrically for lateral maneuvering control at high angles of attack.

The second set of experiments tested higher speed ranges, applying jets to an airfoil section in a M = flow. This configuration is. A wind tunnel investigation was conducted to study the application of supercritical technology to highly maneuverable combat aircraft.

The configuration studied has a leading-edge sweep of 45 deg. er Combat: Tactics and Maneuvering. The subtitle may sound redun-dant, but actually many fighter tactics have very little to do with maneu-vering.

Although all the maneuvers described here have tactical applications, some are used more in practice than in actual combat, where anything more than a level turn feels exotic. Air combat maneuvering. Phase 1 further demonstrated that the X configuration could fly safely and reliably, even in tight turns.

During Phase 2 of the project, the X, flying at an angle of attack of up to 67 degrees, demonstrated much better control and maneuvering qualities than computational methods and simulation models had predicted.

supercritical technology to highly maneuverable combat aircraft. The configuration studied has a leading-edge sweep of and an aspect ratio of Two supercritical-wing shapes were tested at Mach numbers from to with angles of attack from to 17O.

One supercritical wing was designed to achieve a high. Fighter Aircraft Affordability, Survivability, and Effectiveness Through Multi-Function Thrust-Vectoring Nozzles International Journal of Turbo and Jet Engines, Vol.

9, No. 1 Influences of Inlet Conditions on Flow Distortion in a Circular-to-Rectangular Transition Duct. This Flight Training Instruction (FTI) is your textbook for the basic fighter maneuvering (BFM) and section engaged maneuvering (SEM) stages of your Advanced Strike pilot training and is the source document for all procedures related to BFM and SEM.

In addition, it includes suggested techniques for performing each maneuver and making corrections. Numerical Simulation of Maneuvering Aircraft by Aerodynamic, Flight Mechanics and Structural Mechanics Coupling. Andreas Schütte, Gunnar Einarsson, Axel Raichle, Britta Schöning, Wulf Mönnich, Matthias Orlt, Jens Neumann, Jürgen Arnold and Tomas Forkert.

Supercritical maneuvering fighter configuration: wind-tunnel investigation at Mach numbers of to / (Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Branch.

THE book to get on fighter combat. I fly in combat sims for fun, and this was a great primer on combat maneuvering. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. draco out of 5 stars Written and formatted like a textbook.

Reviewed in Reviews: Develop variable geometry fighter wing configurations with improved maneuver ability, subsonic cruise and supersonic capability in one configuration.

Develop advanced aerodynamic control systems for various types of aircraft. Develop advanced high lift systems for supercritical. Phase 1 further demonstrated that the X configuration could fly safely and reliably, even in tight turns.

During Phase 2 of the project, the X, flying at an angle of attack of up to 67 degrees, demonstrated much better control and maneuvering qualities than computational methods and simulation models had predicted.

Basic fighter maneuver development began during World War I, with maneuvers such as the "Immelmann", named after German pilot Max Immelmann, the "break" and the "barrel roll".The modern Immelmann differs from the original version, which is now called a stall turn or "Hammerhead turn".

The Immelmann turn was an effective maneuver in the early part of the war but as aircraft technology. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Stability and control characteristics at Mach numbers to of a variable-sweep fighter configuration with supercritical airfoil sections.

BASIC FIGHTER MANEUVERING THEORY. INTRODUCTION. As a future NFO, the VT student is preparing to embark on the final facet of training before. receiving his Wings of Gold. doomed to the history books. Since then, the names, weapons, combat areas, and aircraft have. all changed, but air combat has not vanished.

Grumman did this with their supercritical wing. This aircraft was deemed not worth the effort, money, and did not prove to be as exceptional as made out to be by the department of defense.

Despite the naysay about the aircraft, the Russian model Su Berkut can out maneuver the United States air superiority fighter (F). maneuvering the aircraft throughout its flight envelope enhance performance in other Strike Fighter missions.

Fundamental tactics and maneuvers of air combat have changed little in the last years. In this stage, we will introduce the classic fighter-versus-fighter maneuvers and discuss how to employ them in staged and dynamic situations.

• Supercritical airfoils – Developed by Dick Whitcomb at NASA Langley in • Back up charts for fighter aircraft –M-Z diagram - “Doghouse” chart – Maneuver limits and some example Vertical Maneuver KZ = n/(n)1/2 Pull Up.

Supercritical Conical Camber, SC3 An attached flow maneuver wing with controlled supercritical crossflow This wing would have gone on the NASA/Grumman Research Fighter Configuration. It set a record at NASA LaRC for low drag at high lift supersonic performance.

‎Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this NASA documents the contributions of Langley Research Center to specific military aircraft that were operational in the 's.

Virtually all military aircraft that participated in Operation Desert Storm, Kosovo, and. At Grumman, he served in the structural mechanics section and later in aerodynamics and worked on a number of high-profile projects, including the Grumman X, an experimental aircraft that tested a forward-swept wing and canard control surfaces; the NASA/Grumman Research Fighter Configuration, a program to study a super cruiser with low-speed.

The aircraft’s supercritical airfoil also enhanced maneuvering and cruise capabilities in the transonic regime. Developed by NASA and originally tested on an F-8 at Dryden in the s, supercritical airfoils — flatter on the upper wing surface than conventional airfoils — delayed and softened the onset of shock.

The computer-managed flight control system allows pilots to maneuver “to the very limits of the aircraft,” letting them concentrate on targeting and firing weapons. Those excellent flying qualities also mean the F/A is rock-solid when approaching to land aboard an aircraft carrier, still among the most difficult routines in aviation.

Figure 1. The Grumman proposed HiMAT configuration (unknown Grumman notes). Figure 2. The winning Rockwell HiMAT configuration (AIAA ). As part of the technical debrief, NASA said they liked the Grumman supercritical airfoil and wing design work and offered to test the Grumman concept at Langley (the NASA story is slightly different).

Maneuvering Robert L Shaw Getting the books fighter combat tactics and maneuvering robert l shaw now is not type of inspiring means. You could not single-handedly going bearing in mind book increase or library or borrowing from your associates to log on them.

This is an definitely simple means to specifically get lead by on-line. This online. Basic fighter maneuvers or BFM for short are tactical movements that every pilot should be familiar with The barrel roll can be used to slow down your movement relative to a slower bandit.

When you are at a higher speed it's difficult to tail a slower aircraft in a turn. The barrel roll which rolls into the opposite direction your opponent is turning into allows for a more roundabout but. 40 Maneuver bias configuration evolution 33 41 Maneuver bias design approach 33 42 Linear maneuver design span loading 35 43 Maneuver bias candidate supercritical airfoil 36 44 Supercritical airfoil characteristics 36 45 Wing,upper surface isobars-linear theory 37 v ppr '.

Reading this book is what I imagine TOPGUN ground school is like, minus the ass-chewing superiors, pen-flipping hotshots, and homoeroticism. Very logically organized, Shaw begins his treatise discussing the finer points of various fighter weapon types before launching into basic combat maneuvering, the aim of which, of course, is to put oneself in a position to fire without allowing the /5(15).

Vought F-8U fighter was selected as the test aircraft. It flew with supercritical wings in March The flight tests completely confirmed the wind tunnel results.

Now convinced of the great future utility of the supercritical wing, NASA presented the wind tunnel and flight test results to U.S. industry at a special conference in   BASIC FIGHTER MANEUVERING (BFM) AND ALL WEATHER INTERCEPT (AWI) FLIGHT TRAINING INSTRUCTION ADVANCED UMFO TC/VMTS - Kindle edition by Navy, U.S., Navy, U.S.

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The aircraft's supercritical airfoil also enhanced maneuvering and cruise capabilities in the transonic regime.

Developed by NASA and originally tested on an F-8 at Dryden in the s, supercritical airfoils — flatter on the upper wing surface than conventional airfoils — delayed and softened the onset of shock waves on the upper wing.

The initial prototype -- the "NA" -- performed it maiden flight on 16 Septemberwith test pilots J.O. Roberts and Gage Mace at the controls. It was called the "Sabreliner", because it leveraged off the design of the flight surfaces for the North American F Sabre fighter. Neuro-flight-controller performance for a fighter aircraft under a high α stability-axis roll maneuver.

In this section, the performance results of the neuro-controller developed in Section 2 is presented based on a nonlinear high-performance fighter aircraft (similar to a F) model with the same dynamics as in Eq. The aircraft’s supercritical airfoil also enhanced maneuvering and cruise capabilities in the transonic regime.

Developed by NASA and originally tested on an F-8 at Dryden in the s, supercritical airfoils – flatter on the upper wing surface than conventional airfoils – delayed and softened the onset of shock waves on the upper wing.

Langley High Performance Configuration Cornell Aeronautical Lab Facilities Future High Subsonic Speed Transports Drag. Past&Current Supercritical Research/TACT.

Folder #11, Box #10a Whitcomb kept folders on Supercritical Research and Supercritical Wing/Airfoil.Partners in Freedom: Contributions of the Langley Research Center to U.

S. Military Aircraft of the s - Harrier, C, F/A, A, F, A-6, EA-6B, F, X, C, F, F, F, B-2 EBOOK Tooltip Ebooks kunnen worden gelezen op uw computer en op daarvoor geschikte e-readers.At roughly 62 feet long and 64 feet wide, there were a lot of things the “Big Fighter” F Tomcat could do very well.

However, there were certain maneuvers that were prohibited because it.