X-15 Contributes to Structures Research
(This is the second of two articles on the X-15 research program. The first article (AW Nov. 20, p. 52) described early X-15 research, the vehicle’s flight characteristics, control systems and flight profile.) Edwards AFB, Calif.—Some of the planned X-15 research programs relate directly to the next generation of supersonic aircraft, among them the supersonic transport.
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