Accession Number : AD0775665

Title :   Evaluation of the Automatic JBD (Jet Blast Deflector) System.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 19 Sep 73-15 Jan 74,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR TEST FACILITY LAKEHURST NJ SHIP INSTALLATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Kappler, William F., Jr

Report Date : 28 FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The report presents the results of the final evaluation testing of the Automatic JBD (Jet Blast Deflector) System on the MK 4 Mod O Jet Blast Deflector Panel located on the TC13 Mod 1 catapult at the Naval Air Test Facility, Lakehurst, N. J. and includes an analysis of the test procedures, problem areas, and reliability of the Automatic JBD System. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *CARRIER BASED AIRCRAFT, *BLAST, *DEFLECTORS, LAUNCHING, JET AIRCRAFT, CATAPULTS, AUTOMATIC, CONTROL SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE