Accession Number : AD0640135
Title : INVESTIGATION OF THE MANUAL OVERRIDE TRIM SWITCH USED IN THE AD TYPE AIRCRAFT.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER JOHNSVILLE PA AERO-ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY DEPT
Personal Author(s) : Triolo,J. P.
Report Date : 29 AUG 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : The NAVAIRDEVCEN laboratory investigation indicated that the run-away trim condition reported in the AD type aircraft could be attributed to malfunctioning of the manual override trim switch. Failure of the switch was caused by a deficiency of the material used for the internal construction of the control solenoids. (Author)
Descriptors : (*CONTROL SYSTEMS, FAILURE), (*TRIM TABS, CONTROL SYSTEMS), ATTACK BOMBERS, ACTUATORS, FAILURE(MECHANICS)
Subject Categories : Bombers
Attack and Fighter Aircraft
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE