Chief characteristics and advantages of tailless airplanes

Dufaure De Lajarte, A.
naca-tm-794
1936


This study will be concerned with the critical examination of two main questions, mainly, susceptibility of centering and more generally, the conditions of static stability, longitudinal equilibrium, and the question of dynamic stability, or at least the damping of longitudinal vibrations about a position of equilibrium that may result from a small variation in the angle of attack.

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