Accession Number : AD0818900

Title :   DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT AND EVALUATION OF THE MARK 4 MOD 2 BRIDLE ARRESTER ON THE TC13 MOD 1 STEAM CATAPULT.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. no. 2, 1 May 65-31 Dec 66,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR TEST FACILITY LAKEHURST NJ SHIP INSTALLATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Theriault, L. M.

Report Date : 11 AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The report presents results of Mark 4 Mod 2 bridle-arrester development support and evaluation tests which consisted of 105 aircraft bridle arrestments, 274 bridle no-load arrestments, and 2 deadload bridle arrestments. Evaluation of the bridle-arrester break-system components, modified bridle-arrester deck hardware, and bridle-arrester retract system components was accomplished. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ARRESTING GEAR), (*CATAPULTS, NAVAL AIRCRAFT, BRAKING, SIMULATION, FAILURE, CLUTCHES, AIRCRAFT CARRIERS, MAINTENANCE, ACCEPTABILITY, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), MODIFICATION KITS, LOADS(FORCES), PRESSURE REGULATORS, ENGINES, MOTORS.

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE