A study of static stability of airships

Frank Rizzo
naca-tn-204
Sep 1924


The first section deals with the theoretical side of statical stability of airships in general. The second section deals with preliminary tests of the model and experiments for the determination of effects due to change of tail area, aspect ratio, tail form, and tail thickness.

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