Query: Airplanes -- Flight testing
NACA/NASA Langley Field Aircraft Log Books
Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Langley Research Center
Dates:
1923-1964
bulk 1934-1940, 1951-1960
Size:
2.18 Cubic feet ((2 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0056
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of original aircraft, engine, and equipment log books of aircraft operated by NACA and NASA from Langley Research Center. Each log represents a history of the aircraft/engine/equipment from its manufacture, through its pre-NACA/NASA service, and during its operation by that agency.

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Robert E. Johnson Collection (1939-1958)
Creators:
Johnson, Robert E., 1903-
Dates:
1939-1958
Size:
4.95 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox) (4 records center boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0054
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains Johnson's profession papers during his tenure as Chief Field Engineer at Wright Aeronautical. It consists of correspondence relating to flight and engine testing, engine production, and civil aviation.

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Rockwell HiMAT RPRV Documentation
Creators:
Rockwell International
Dates:
1976-1981
Size:
5.68 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box) (5 records center boxes) (2 flatboxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0059
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of documentation on the NASM HiMAT. The material includes correspondence, color photographs, test information, computer programs, printouts, punch tapes, and schematics.

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Unmanned Aircraft Engineering Data
Creators:
Nevinger, Donald
Dates:
[ca. 1960s-1980s]
Size:
0.72 Cubic feet ((2 letter document boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2001.0012
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of engineer's data and notes relating to mostly unmanned (drone) aircraft. Included in the notebooks are also articles, papers, and reports gleaned from a variety of sources.

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NASA F-8 Supercritical Wing Collection
Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Langley Research Center
Dates:
1964-1972
Size:
5.85 Cubic feet (13 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0104
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The supercritical wing concept was developed by Dr. Richard T. Whitcomb of the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia. Whitcomb's airfoil was designed to delay formation of shock waves at high speeds.

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Report #525, Flight Test of Continental Model W-670 Engine, Model VQC-6 Airplane, 7/23/36
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0151
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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M-84 Initial Flight Test of M-84 Airplane
Level:
file
Dates:
December 17, 1945
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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XC-82 Preliminary Investigations - Airborne Operations, September 7, 1942, Flight Test Program, September 8, 1944, and Preliminary Airplane Performance, January 15, 1945
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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American Airplane and Engine Corporation, Report No.R-38, Air Flow and Heat Dissipation in Flight and on Test Stand model V-770 Engine, May 11, 1931 (2 copies)
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Report 392 Flight Test Program, Bellanca Model YO-50, Liaison Observation Airplane, June 18, 1940
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0055
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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