Storm Glider - Team #2 - First Sprial Presentation

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Purdue University - School of Aeronautics and Astronautics - School of Computer Graphics Technology Storm Glider - First Spiral Steve Blaske Matt Branson Heather Dunn Leslie Martin Nick Nugent Enrique Portillo Carrie Spear
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Purdue University - School of Aeronautics and Astronautics - School of Computer Graphics Technology Mission Details Overall Launched with typical weather balloon Ascend while collecting data Release from balloon Glide to specific coordinates autonomously Loiter Touchdown Download collected data
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Purdue University - School of Aeronautics and Astronautics - School of Computer Graphics Technology Mission Details First Spiral Simple glider Attempt to measure L/D Simulate anticipated final design Span Fuselage Vertical Tail Locate areas in need of improvements
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Purdue University - School of Aeronautics and Astronautics - School of Computer Graphics Technology Design Considerations Ability to machine Weight Time Size Ease of assembly Field repairs » Foam, glue, & tape
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Purdue University - School of Aeronautics and Astronautics - School of Computer Graphics Technology Design Parameters First Spiral Requirements L/D ~ 15 AR ~ 9 W ~ 4 lbf V ~ 25 mph Span < 48 in Altitude ~ 500 ft
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Purdue University - School of Aeronautics and Astronautics - School of Computer Graphics Technology Design Parameters First Spiral
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2012 for the course AAE 490 taught by Professor Andrisani during the Fall '09 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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