A new method for the prediction of airplane performance

E. P. Lesley, E. G. Reid
naca-tn-302
Feb 1929


A new method for the prediction of airplane performance in level and climbing flight, together with complete information regarding propeller speeds, is described in this report. Developed from Bairstow's system and making use of American absolute coefficients, this method has advantages of simplicity and brevity.

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