Accession Number : AD0721692

Title :   Lessons with Emphasis on Flight Mechanics from Operating Experience, Incidents and Accidents.

Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings no. 76.

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRAN CE)

Report Date : MAR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 302

Abstract : Contents: Use of recordings from routine flight operations; Operational proving of automatic flight control systems; Rough field operations; Safety margins for short take-off and landing; Limitations and margins for high speed, low level operations; Aerodynamic design features, control characteristics and cockpit layout; Influence of operating techniques; V/STOL accidents-survey of lessons learned and influences of configuration; Risks in instrument flying, low visibility approaches; General aviation accidents; Influence of operational conditions.

Descriptors :   *AVIATION SAFETY, *SYMPOSIA, SHORT TAKEOFF AIRCRAFT, RECONNAISSANCE AIRCRAFT, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, LANDING FIELDS, AIRCRAFT LANDINGS, AVIATION ACCIDENTS, TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT.

Subject Categories : V/STOL
      Military Aircraft Operations
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE