Richard T. Downey

Peer Reviewed

Abstract: Teh C-141A is a Jet transport airplane designed primarily for use by the Military Air Transport Service for transporting cargo and troops. It will have a range in excess of 4000 nautical miles and will cruise at about 450 knots. It will have the capability of air dropping cargo and troops. The first airplane is scheduled to fly in December of this year and the airplane is expected to be operational in 1965.
Published in: NAVIGATION: Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume 10, Number 4
Pages: 313 - 329
Cite this article: Downey, Richard T., "NAVIGATION SYSTEM FOR THE C-141A", NAVIGATION: Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 10, No. 4, Winter 1963-1964, pp. 313-329.
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