Accuracy of airspeed measurements and flight calibration procedures

Huston, Wilber B
naca-report-919
1948


The sources of error that may enter into the measurement of airspeed by pitot-static methods are reviewed in detail together with methods of flight calibration of airspeed installations. Special attention is given to the problem of accurate measurements of airspeed under conditions of high speed and maneuverability required of military airplanes. (author)

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