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Arizona University AV-95 high-speed military rotorcraft

hesham

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Hi,

http://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/19960022289_1996043724.pdf
 

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Looks like it would be hell in a hover (imagine the shadow created by those wings).
 

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Maybe it should incorporate the lessons learned in Somalia and Iraq :
Never stand still over the battle field ! ;)
 

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Jemiba said:
Maybe it should incorporate the lessons learned in Somalia and Iraq :
Never stand still over the battle field ! ;)

Or for those battlefields where sneaking around behind hills and tree lines are warranted, you can take the big wing off.
 

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Looks like it has pretty high discloading....hover power requirements will be off the chart
 

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AeroFranz said:
Looks like it has pretty high discloading....hover power requirements will be off the chart

sez 20.0 psf. That's V-22 range. Lots of download on that wing even with blown flaps.
 
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