Method and graphs for the evaluation of air-induction systems

George B. Brajnikoff
naca-tn-2697
May 1952


Graphs have been developed for rapid evaluation of air-induction systems from considerations of their aerodynamic-performance parameters in combination with power-plant characteristics. The graphs cover the range of supersonic Mach numbers up to 3.0. Examples are presented for an air-induction system and engine combination at two Mach numbers and two altitudes in order to illustrate the method and application of the graphs.

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