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oa CSIR Science Scope - Pulling g's - the science of acceleration : detection and protection through our armed forces

Volume 4, Issue 4
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Abstract

Fighter aircraft are noted for agility and for being able to out-manoeuvre an opponent. Missiles are even more nimble, and a constant battle is waged between more responsive countermeasures and swifter missile tactics. Generation IV and V missiles turn at up to 100 g (g being the acceleration of gravity). The CSIR and its partners, set out to discover whether the aerodynamics of fast manoeuvre could be predicted.

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2010-05-01
2017-11-18

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