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Missile Motion Sensitivity to Dynamic Stability Derivatives

Report Number: AEDC TR 80-11
Author: Langham, T. F.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Laboratory: Arnold Engineering Development Center
Date of Publication: 1980-09-01
Pages: 112
Contract: Laboratory Research - No Contract
Project: None Given
AD Number: ADA089750

Abstract:
A dynamic derivative sensitivity study was conducted to demonstrate the importance of dynamic derivatives in missile motion simulation studies. Generalized bank-to-turn and yaw-to-turn missile configurations were used with a six-degree-of-freedom linearized stability program. The effects of various dynamic derivatives on missile stability were investigated in both level and turning flight for several Mach numbers and altitude conditions.


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