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SIDEWASH [1 record]

Record 1 2004-05-12


Subject field(s)
  • Aerodynamics and Theory of Gases
  • Helicopters (Military)

Each helicopter made several passes over a row of six towers fitted with propeller anemometers. The anemometers measured both horizontal wind speed (side-wash) and vertical downwash generated during each pass.


  • Théorie des gaz et aérodynamique
  • Hélicoptères (Militaire)

Les coefficients de données aérodynamiques résultants pour [...] les effets de déflexion vers le haut et [...] les effets de déflexion latérale ont été comparés aux résultats obtenus à l'aide des méthodes conventionnelles [...]


déflexion : Modification de la direction de l'écoulement des filets d'air derrière une aile. (La déflexion est en direction opposée à la portance.)


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