Accession Number : AD0254482

Title :   METHODS OF FLIGHT TESTING IN THE SOVIET UNION

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : SCHUMANN, H.G.

Report Date : MAY 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This Report briefly reviews flight testing methods adopted in the Soviet Union. It is based on data published in the Soviet Union during the last few years. Manoeuvrability and handling qualities are the subjects mainly discussed and a Table is included which summarises the flight tests required to provide the information necessary to determine the characteristics of a new design of aircraft. (Author)

Descriptors :   *FLIGHT TESTING, AIRCRAFT, HANDLING, MANEUVERABILITY, TEST METHODS.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE