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Investigation of Pitot tubesReport describes the principles of operation and characteristics of some of the instruments which have been devised or used to measure both low and high speeds of aeroplanes. Since the pitot tube is the instrument which has been most commonly used in the United States and Great Britain as a speedometer for aeroplanes, it is treated first and somewhat more fully than the others.
Document ID
19930091027
Document Type
Other
Authors
Herschel, W H
Buckingham, E
Date Acquired
September 6, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1917
Report/Patent Number
NACA-TR-2
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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