Contrails
The goal of the Contrails project is to help preserve and disseminate the technical record of 20th century aerospace research, highlighting in particular the research endeavors of the Illinois Tech community.

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Human Engineering Support to Air Force Flight Control and Flight Display Integration Program

Author(s): Gerald F. Rabideau and Clarence A. Semple, Jr.
Corporate Author: The Bunker-Ramo Corporation
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1966-10
Report Number: AFFDL TR 66-157
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Flight Investigation of Longitudinal Short Period Frequency Requirements and PIO Tendencies

Author(s): Dante A. DiFranco
Corporate Author: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1967-06
Report Number: AFFDL TR 66-163
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Laboratory Tests of an Air Cushion Recovery System for the Jindivik Aircraft

Author(s): John C. Vaughan, III, James T. Steiger, David J. Pool, Shade Campbell
Corporate Author: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1974-04
Report Number: AFFDL TR 74-64
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Fault Tolerant Digital Flight Control with Analytical Redundancy

Author(s): Cunningham, Tom; Carlson, Don; Hendrick, Russ; Shaner, Don; Hartmann, Gary; Stein, Gunter
Corporate Author: Honeywell Systems & Research Center
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1977-05
Report Number: AFFDL-TR-77-25
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New Concepts in Aircraft Journal Bearings

Author(s): W. F. Lynn
Corporate Author: Boeing Commercial Airplane Company
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1978-08
Report Number: AFFDL TR 78-97
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Analysis of Trunk Flutter in an Air Cushion Landing System

Author(s): Ashok B. Boghani; Roger B. Fish
Corporate Author: Foster-Miller Associates, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1979-08
Report Number: AFFDL TR 79-3102
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