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|Statement||U.H. Kurzweg ; prepared for Langley Research Center.|
|Series||NASA contractor report -- 3774., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-3774.|
|Contributions||University of Florida., Langley Research Center., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Office.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||15 p. :|
|Number of Pages||15|
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