Three-dimensional transonic potential flow about complex three-dimensional configurations
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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Branch, For sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Washington, D.C, [Springfield, Va .
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  • Aerodynamics, Transonic.

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StatementTheodore A. Reyhner ; prepared under cooperative agreement with NASA Langley Research Center and Boeing Commercial Airplane Company.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- 3814., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-3814.
ContributionsLangley Research Center., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Branch., Boeing Commercial Airplane Company.
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Paginationv, 70 p. :
Number of Pages70
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Open LibraryOL17664908M

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