Comparison of model and full-scale spin test results for 60 airplane designs

Theodore Berman
naca-tn-2134
Jul 1950


The results of Langley spin-tunnel investigations have been compared with corresponding full-scale results available for 60 different airplane designs. The purpose of the comparison was to determine the reliability of the model results in predicting full-scale spin and recovery characteristics.

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