Flight evaluation of an advanced technology light twin-engine airplane (ATLIT)

by Bruce J. Holmes

Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Publisher: for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Washington, Springfield, Va

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StatementBruce J. Holmes ; prepared by University of Kansas.
SeriesNASA contractor report ; NASA CR-2832, NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-2832.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration., University of Kansas.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 265 p. :
Number of Pages265
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Open LibraryOL15222150M

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