Preliminary tests to determine the maximum lift of wings at supersonic speeds

James J. Gallagher, James N. Mueller
naca-rm-l7j10
Dec 1947


An exploritory test program was carried out in the Langley 9-inch supersonic tunnel to determine the maximum lift of wings operating at supersonic speeds. A variety of wing plan forms of random thickness distribution were tested.

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