TITLE

Northrop sees ASTOVL as inroad to JAST

AUTHOR(S)
Morrocco, John D.
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/1/1994, Vol. 141 Issue 5, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Northrop Grumman's participation in the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (ARPA) Common Affordable Lightweight Fighter program. ARPA's development of a common airframe that offers both advanced short take-off/vertical landing (ASTOVL) and conventional takeoff and landing (CTOL) capabilities; Northrop's proposed lift plus lift/cruise system propulsion concept; ASTOVL/CTOL design considerations.
ACCESSION #
9408241332

 

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