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