Accession Number : ADA133415

Title :   Report on Visit to the U.S. and Europe in May 1983, Covering the 1983 ICAF (International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue) Meetings and Related Visits.

Descriptive Note : Structures technical memo.,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Jost,G S

PDF Url : ADA133415

Report Date : Jul 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 110

Abstract : In May 1983 the author made a number of fatigue-related technical visits in the US, and attended the 1983 meetings of the International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue (ICAF) held in Toulouse, France. This report summarizes the matters considered during these visits. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Airframes, *Aircraft panels, *Fatigue, Joints, Lugs, Cracking(Fracturing), Crack propagation, Holes(Openings), Predictions, Fatigue life, Fatigue tests(Mechanics), Surveys, Aircraft industry, State of the art

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE