Thrust and power required in climbing

George Koenig
naca-tn-152
August, 1923


The following article shows that the phenomena of climbing flight can be determined with sufficient accuracy and represented very clearly, for all flight positions, by means of the thrust diagrams. This method has often given good results.

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