Accession Number : AD0857288
Title : Proceedings of the Fly-by-Wire Flight Control System Conference, 16-17 December 1968.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : AIR FORCE FLIGHT DYNAMICS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH
Personal Author(s) : Sutherland, J. Paul
Report Date : JUN 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 282
Abstract : The results of fly-by-wire programs are outlined and a description of the B-47 fly-by-wire flight tests is given. Papers presented discuss the potential application of fly-by-wire for advanced fighters, large strategic bombers, and helicopters and outline the philosophy of redundancy, digital computation, handling qualities criterion and pilot acceptance as related to fly-by-wire flight control systems. (Author)
Descriptors : (*FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, SYMPOSIA), ELECTRIC WIRE, JET BOMBERS, JET FIGHTERS, HELICOPTERS, HANDLING, ACCEPTABILITY, REDUNDANT COMPONENTS, ANALOG COMPUTERS, SYNCHROS, SIGNALS, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, VERTICAL TAKEOFF AIRCRAFT, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS.
Subject Categories : Helicopters
Attack and Fighter Aircraft
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE