Accession Number : ADA118895

Title :   Flutter Substantiation Tests on a Transavia PL-12/T-300 Airtruk.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Goldman,A

PDF Url : ADA118895

Report Date : Jun 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 74

Abstract : A resonance test and subsequent flight tests have been conducted on a Transavia Airtruk. The natural modes and frequencies of vibration were measured in the ground tests, and attempts made to induce flutter during flight tests. The results of these tests are presented.

Descriptors :   *Utility aircraft, *Airframes, *Flutter, *Structural analysis, Test and evaluation, Flight testing, Ground level, Resonant frequency, Vibration, Accelerometers, Measurement, Structural response, Aeroelasticity, Spectrum analyzers, Flight speeds, Failure(Mechanics), Performance(Engineering), Australia

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Transport Aircraft
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE