Accession Number : AD0701331

Title :   AIRFIELD ARRESTING GEAR EXPLORATORY DEVELOPMENT.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR ENGINEERING CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA ENGINEERING DEPT (SI)

Personal Author(s) : Logan,L. ; Maier,L. ; Puglisi,S.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 81

Abstract : The report presents the results of investigations concerning the feasibility of various arresting gear system concepts for potential runway use at a maximum capacity of one hundred million foot pounds. In addition to existing and proposed complete systems, consideration is given to the integration of components from various systems to produce a new arrangement having desirable characteristics. A discussion of other factors related to airfield arresting systems is included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARRESTING GEAR, LANDING FIELDS), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), ENERGY, ABSORPTION, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, RUNWAYS

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE