Accession Number : AD0857872

Title :   Flare-Out Computer.

Descriptive Note : Technical documentary rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL PRECISION INC BINGHAMTON NY LINK GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Jensen, George W. ; Vinson, Edward D.

Report Date : DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : The report pertains to a flare-out study conducted in an ME-1 Flight Simulator using the analog technique of computation. This investigation is part of the flight control approach and landing program. Since a critical phase of approach and landing is flareout, the study was conducted to promulgate knowledge that could lead to development of an optimum approach and landing flight control system. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIRCRAFT LANDINGS, FLAREOUT), (*FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, FLIGHT SIMULATORS), APPROACH, ANALOG COMPUTERS, TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT, OPTIMIZATION.

Subject Categories : Transport Aircraft
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE