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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Sequential Extraction Of Multiple Heavy Droploads For C-133A Aircraft

Author(s): W. T. Bell
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-09
Report Number: WADC TR 57-78
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Design Study Of An Aircraft Cargo-handling System

Author(s): K. V. Broman, S. A. LaMar, L. G. Regan
Corporate Author: Douglas Aircraft Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1957-05
Report Number: WADC TR 57-145
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Study Of Parachute Opening, Part II

Author(s): J. R. Foote, J. B. Giever
Corporate Author: University Of Oklahoma Norman
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-06
Report Number: WADC TR 56-253 Part 2
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An Analytical Approach To The Alleviation Of Dynamic Stresses In Aircraft Arresting Gear Cables

Author(s): Glen L. Neidhardt; Norman F. Eslinger; Frank Sasaki
Corporate Author: American Machine & Foundry Company
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-05
Report Number: WADC TR 58-217
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Model Tests And Studies Of The Problems Of Dynamic Tensions In Aircraft-Arresting Gear Cables

Author(s): Frank T.Sasaki; Norman F.Eslinger; Glen L.Neidhardt
Corporate Author: American Machine & Foundry Company Mechanics Research Division
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-10
Report Number: WADC TR 59-495
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Evaluation of Hyge Shock Tester

Author(s): David L. Earls
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1958-02
Report Number: WADC TN 58-50
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A Study Of Design And Materials For Development Of Low Cost Aerial Delivery Parachutes


Corporate Author: Cook Research Laboratories, A Division Of Cook Electric Company, Chicago, Illinois
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-09
Report Number: WADC TR 59-385
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Drag Parachute Retracting System


Corporate Author: Van Zelm Associates, Inc
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1959-01
Report Number: WADC TR 57-57
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The Response of Mechanical Systems to Random Vibration as Determined by Analog Computer

Author(s): Virgil Clinton McIntosh
Corporate Author: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Laboratory: Aeronautical Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-02
Report Number: WADC TN 59-193
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