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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_T._Whitcomb

Richard Travis Whitcomb (February 21, 1921 – October 13, 2009) was an American aeronautical engineer who was noted for his contributions to the science of aerodynamics. Contents. [hide]. 1 Biography; 2 Career. 2.1 Area rule; 2.2 Supercritical airfoil; 2.3 Winglets. 3 Later life; 4 Awards and honors; 5 References ...

www.nasa.gov/topics/people/features/richard_whitcomb.html

Oct 13, 2009 ... Richard T. Whitcomb has been called the most significant aerodynamic contributor of the second half of the 20th century.

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www.nytimes.com/2009/10/26/us/26whitcomb.html

Oct 25, 2009 ... Richard T. Whitcomb, whose understanding of the way air rips around an airplane as it approaches the sound barrier revolutionized the way jets are shaped, allowing them to fly faster on less fuel, died Oct. 13 in Newport News, Va. He was 88 and lived in Hampton, Va. The cause was pneumonia, his ...

www.firstflight.org/dr-richard-t-whitcomb

Aug 6, 2014 ... Inducted in 2007. “Area Rule” & “Winglets” Impact us Today. 1921 – 2009. A graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a BS in mechanical engineering ( high distinction) in 1943, Dr. Whitcomb went to work for NACA – now NASA – at Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory from 1943 until his ...

www.nap.edu/read/13160/chapter/70

Read chapter Richard T. Whitcomb 1921-2009: This is the fifteenth volume in the series of Memorial Tributes compiled by the National Academy of Engineeri... ... He also was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2003 and the Paul E. Garber First Flight Shrine at the Wright Brothers National Memorial.

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www.nationalaviation.org/our-enshrinees/whitcomb-richard-travis

Richard Travis Whitcomb was born to Kenneth and Gladys Whitcomb on February 21, 1921, in Evanston, Illinois. As a child ... in 2009, at age 88. The National Aviation Hall of Fame proudly honors a visionary engineer whose breakthroughs were vital to improving flight and advancing the Jet Age – Richard T. Whitcomb.