A review of ride-quality technology in the United States is given in the thirteen papers presented at the symposium. Although emphasis is directed toward criteria for passenger air travel, information on ground and water modes of transportation is also presented. The papers include an overview of the present state of knowledge, results of various recent studies involving people, vehicles, and simulators, discussion of mechanisms underlying motion discomfort, and description of ongoing activities.

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    • This report was sponsored by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C.
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    National Aeronautics and Space Administration

    Langley Research Center
    Hampton, VA  United States  23681
  • Publication Date: 1972-10

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  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 255 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00096752
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 501-29-12-01
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA TM X-2620 Tech. Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1975 12:00AM