Airfoil Section, Langley
Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.
Airfoil section used on Langley whirling arm. Parabolic curve with high point 1 inch (2.5 cm) back of leading edge and maximum depth of curvature 7/16 inches (1.1 cm).
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
- Smithsonian Institution
- MODELS-Wind Tunnel
- Unidentified wood; Original Varnish; Lead
- 3-D: 61 x 15.2 x 1.6cm (24 x 6 x 5/8 in.)
- Storage: 67.3 x 40 x 4.4cm (26 1/2 x 15 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.)