Northrop sees ASTOVL as inroad to JAST

Morrocco, John D.
August 1994
Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/1/1994, Vol. 141 Issue 5, p27
Trade Publication
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.


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