33 relations: Air Enthusiast, Alabama, Allison Model 250, Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport, Boundary layer control, Camber (aerodynamics), Cessna O-1 Bird Dog, Ducted propeller, EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, Edgley Optica, Experimental aircraft, Fiberglass, Flap (aeronautics), John W. R. Taylor, List of experimental aircraft, List of military aircraft of the United States, Michigan, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State University XAZ-1 Marvelette, Monoplane, Office of Naval Research, Piper PA-18 Super Cub, Pusher configuration, RFB Fantrainer, Saudi Arabia, Schweizer SGS 2-12, Southern Museum of Flight, STOL, Ta'if, Traverse City, Michigan, Turboprop, United States Army, Wing warping.
Air Enthusiast was a British, bi-monthly, aviation magazine, published by the Key Publishing group.
Alabama is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Allison Model 250, now known as the Rolls-Royce M250, (US military designations T63 and T703) is a highly successful turboshaft engine family, originally developed by the Allison Engine Company in the early 1960s.
Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport, formerly Birmingham Municipal Airport and later Birmingham International Airport, is a joint civil-military airport serving Birmingham, Alabama, United States and its metropolitan area including Tuscaloosa.
Boundary layer control (BLC) refers to methods of controlling the behaviour of fluid flow boundary layers.
In aeronautics and aeronautical engineering, camber is the asymmetry between the top and the bottom surfaces of an aerofoil.
The Cessna L-19/O-1 Bird Dog was a liaison and observation aircraft.
A ducted propeller, also known as a Kort nozzle, is a propeller fitted with a non-rotating nozzle.
EAA AirVenture Oshkosh (formerly the EAA Annual Convention and Fly-In) is an annual gathering of aviation enthusiasts held each summer at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States.
The Edgley EA-7 Optica is a British light aircraft designed for slow-speed observation work, and intended as a low-cost alternative to helicopters.
An experimental aircraft is an aircraft that has not yet been fully proven in flight.
Fiberglass (or fibreglass) is a type of fiber reinforced plastic where the reinforcement fiber is specifically glass fiber.
Flaps are devices used to alter the lift characteristics of a wing and are mounted on the trailing edges of the wings of a fixed-wing aircraft to reduce the speed at which the aircraft can be safely flown and to increase the angle of descent for landing.
John William Ransom Taylor, OBE Hon DEng FRAeS FRHistS AFIAA, (8 June 1922 - 12 December 1999) was a British aviation expert and editor.
This is a list of experimental aircraft, or aircraft used or built to conduct experiments involving aerodynamics, structural materials, propulsion systems, configuration and equipment.
This list of military aircraft of the United States includes prototype, pre-production, and operational types.
Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes region of the Midwestern United States.
The Mississippi State University of Agriculture and Applied Science, commonly known as Mississippi State University (MSU), is a land-grant university located in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, United States, partially in the town of Starkville and partially in an unincorporated area.
The Mississippi XAZ-1 Marvelette (or MA18-B Marvelette) was an American research aircraft of the 1960s.
A monoplane is a fixed-wing aircraft with one main set of wing surfaces, in contrast to a biplane or other multiplane.
The Office of Naval Research (ONR), headquartered in Arlington, Virginia (Ballston), is the office within the United States Department of the Navy that coordinates, executes, and promotes the science and technology programs of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps through schools, universities, government laboratories, nonprofit and for-profit organizations.
The Piper PA-18 Super Cub is a two-seat, single-engine monoplane.
In a craft with a pusher configuration the propeller(s) are mounted behind their respective engine(s).
The RFB Fantrainer (or Fan Trainer) is a two-seat flight training aircraft which uses a mid mounted ducted fan propulsion system.
Saudi Arabia, officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is an Arab state in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula.
The Schweizer SGS 2-12 is a United States two-seat, low-wing, training glider built by Schweizer Aircraft of Elmira, New York.
The Southern Museum of Flight is a civilian aviation museum Birmingham, Alabama USA.
A short takeoff and landing (STOL) aircraft is an aircraft with short runway requirements for takeoff and landing.
Ta'if (الطائف) is a city in Mecca Province of Saudi Arabia at an elevation of on the slopes of Sarawat Mountains (Al-Sarawat Mountains).
Traverse City is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan.
A turboprop engine is a turbine engine that drives an aircraft propeller.
The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces and performs land-based military operations.
Wing warping was an early system for lateral (roll) control of a fixed-wing aircraft.