Accession Number : AD0773816

Title :   Aircraft/Stores Compatibility Symposium Proceedings, Held on 18-20 September 1973, at Sacramento, California. Volume 4.

Corporate Author : JOINT TECHNICAL COORDINATING GROUP FOR AIR LAUNCHED NON-NUCLEAR ORDNANCE

Report Date : 20 SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 348

Abstract : ;Contents: An inflight investigation of the influence of stability and control parameters on weapon delivery accuracy; External store effects on the stability of fighter and interceptor airplanes; Potential application of active flutter suppression to future fighter attack aircraft; Nondestructive environmental testing for improved reliability in advanced development programs; A new approach for rapid flutter clearance of aircraft with external stores; An investigation of factors affecting the accuracy of the captive trajectory wind tunnel technique; A computer aided technique for determining aircraft/stores electrical interface requirements; Image system solution for mutual aerodynamic interface; A history of AV-8A (Harrier) weapon compatibility trials; Thermal considerations of stores in captive flight; Wind tunnel heating test of aircraft stores.

Descriptors :   *Ordnance, *Jet aircraft, *Separation, *Symposia, Trajectories, Air launched, Compatibility, Dispensers, External stores, Jettisonable equipment, Aerodynamic characteristics

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Aircraft
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE