Accession Number : AD0732427

Title :   Damage Criteria for Parked Aircraft.

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Schumacher,Robert N.

Report Date : SEP 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The report presents three damage categories and their definitions for parked aircraft. Included are recommendations for selecting generic classes of aircraft for both fixed wing and rotary wing configurations. For one of the generic aircraft (fighters) detailed damage criteria for the three damage categories are presented and include the structure and systems that are susceptible and the degree to which they have to be affected. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIRCRAFT, VULNERABILITY), (*TACTICAL BOMBING, LANDING FIELDS), FIRES, EXPLOSION EFFECTS, AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT, DAMAGE ASSESSMENT, KILL PROBABILITIES

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE