Accession Number : ADA130849

Title :   Capabilities of the NRCC/NAE (National Research Council Canada/National Aeronautical Establishment) Flight Impact Simulator Facility (Capacite du Simulateur d'Impact en Vol du CNRC/EAN).

Descriptive Note : Aeronautical note,


Personal Author(s) : Heath,J B R ; Gould,R W ; Cowper,G R

PDF Url : ADA130849

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : This report describes the NRCC/NAE Flight Impact Facility in which birdstrike tests on aircraft parts can be carried out. Technical information is given on the capabilities of the pneumatic cannon used to fire real bird carcasses against stationary targets, and on the auxiliary apparatus and instrumentation available at the Facility. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Bird strikes, *Test facilities, Aircraft, Parts, Test fixtures, Simulators, Air guns, Birds, Cadavers, Sabot projectiles

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE