Windy Spell for the Ram

February 2008
Armada International;Feb/Mar2008, Issue 1, p51
The article reports on the Ram (Rolling Airframe Missile) tests conducted by the U.S. National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA). Raytheon developed a 75 percent spinning missile model with fast rotational speed. The model has a high-speed data acquisition system and high-rate canard actuators. The tests involved around 500 gigabytes of aerodynamic data.


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