Accession Number : AD0780018

Title :   Flight Evaluation - Pacer Systems, Inc. LORAS II Airspeed System.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 3 (Final), 29 Jan-5 Jul 73,

Corporate Author : ARMY AVIATION SYSTEMS TEST ACTIVITY EDWARDS AFB CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Boirun,Barclay H. ; Dominick,Floyd ; Kishi,James S. ; Merrill,Robert K. ; Smith,John R.

Report Date : MAR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 65

Abstract : Airspeed calibration tests were conducted on the Pacer Systems, Inc. LORAS II low-range airspeed system to determine its suitability for use as a helicopter airspeed instrument. Testing was conducted by the United States Army Aviation Systems Test Activity at Edwards Air Force Base, California between 29 January and 5 July 1973. The evaluation required 17.2 productive flight test hours. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *SHORT TAKEOFF AIRCRAFT, *HELICOPTERS, *AIRSPEED INDICATORS, FLIGHT TESTING, CALIBRATION, DETECTORS, OMNIDIRECTIONAL, FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS, WIND TUNNEL TESTS

Subject Categories : Helicopters
      V/STOL

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE