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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The "Paper Pilot" - A Digital Computer Program to Predict Pilot Rating for the Hover Task

Author(s): James D. Dillow
Corporate Author: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboartory
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1971-03
Report Number: AFFDL TR 70-40
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Investigation of Measuring System Requirements for Instrument Low Visibility Approach

Author(s): Dunstan Graham; Warren F. Clement; Lee Gregor Hofmann
Corporate Author: Systems Technology, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1971-02
Report Number: AFFDL TR 70-102
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A Design Procedure and Handling-Quality Criteria for Lateral-Directional Flight Control Systems

Author(s): Gunter Stein; Allen H. Henke
Corporate Author: Honeywell, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1971-05
Report Number: AFFDL TR 70-152
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Preliminary Handling Qualities Requirements for Lifting Re-Entry Vehicles During Terminal Flight

Author(s): Dante A. Di Franco; John F. Mitchell
Corporate Author: Corenell Aeronautical Laboratory, Inc.
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1971-08
Report Number: AFFDL TR 71-64
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Airplane Flying Characteristics in Turbulence

Author(s): E. D. Onstott; E. P. Salmon
Corporate Author: Northrop Corporation
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1971-02
Report Number: AFFDL TR 70-143
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Survivable Flight Control System Interim Report No. 1 Studies, Analyses, and Approach: Supplement for Control Law Development Studies

Author(s): Robert L. Kisslinger; George J. Vetsch
Corporate Author: McDonnell Aircraft Company
Laboratory: Air Force Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1971-05
Report Number: AFFDL TR 71-20 Supplement 2
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