Phantom Works' Yaw Thrust Vectoring (x-36, x-45)

donnage99

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Here to discuss what the title said. Anyone got any information (some closed up pix on the nozzles would be greatly appreciated). This is the only thing I found:
http://www.aiaa.org/pdf/industry/presentations/xvehicles02sumich.pdf
 

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hesham posted this NASA report in the Boeing JAST/JSF/X-32 projects thread which shows concepts with yaw thrust vectoring nozzles that look a little like a Harrier/Pegasus nozzle mounted horizontally.
hesham said:
Hi,

the Boeing Model-988.
http://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/19960000737_1996900737.pdf
 

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Looking at donnage99's post the nozzle doesn't look deep enough to be like the concepts in hesham's post. Definitely looks like something rotates in there though ???
 

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Just found this thread and went digging, this patent is worth a read, along with a few things I found on a chinese forum. https://docs.google.com/viewer?url=patentimages.storage.googleapis.com/pdfs/US5294055.pdf
 

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Also this is almost an exact match for the shape of the exhaust nozzle and time frame. https://docs.google.com/viewer?url=patentimages.storage.googleapis.com/pdfs/US5092524.pdf
 

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Flight Testing the X-36-The Test Pilot's Perspective

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"Two-Dimensional Vectoring Exhaust Nozzle System"
 

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