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CV-990 NASA-712 Galileo II aircraft in flight over the San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.

George Olczak1975-12-13

NASA

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CV-990 (NASA-712) Galileo II aircraft in flight over the San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge. A digital navigation, guidance and autopilot system tested on Galileo 1 and Galileo II in 1975 looked at the feasibility of energy-management approach concepts for an unpowered vehicle. Flight tests carried out by pilot Fred Drinkwater with technical direction by Fred Edwards and John D Foster along with significant input from Gordon Hardy on the pilot's system interface. Note: Used in publication in Flight Research at Ames; 57 Years of Development and Validation of Aeronautical Technology NASA SP-1998-3300 fig 95 ref 99

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  • Title: CV-990 NASA-712 Galileo II aircraft in flight over the San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Creator: George Olczak
  • Date Created: 1975-12-13
  • Owner: ARC
  • Album: edrobin1
  • About Title: To help you find images you’re searching for, previously untitled images have been labelled automatically based on their description

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