Accession Number : ADA135640

Title :   The Cumulative Exceedance Distribution for Accelerations Due to Turbulence Encountered by a CT/4A Air Trainer.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Sherman,D J

PDF Url : ADA135640

Report Date : Aug 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : A gust load spectrum is estimated for a CT/4A Airtrainer. The spectrum will be used in the specification of a loading sequence for a fatigue test. The accuracy of the estimation method is tested by comparing observed and predicted gust load spectra for the Aero-commander 680. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Gust loads, *Training aircraft, Spectra, Aerodynamic loading, Fatigue tests(Mechanics), Estimates, Turbulence, Acceleration, Turbulence, Subsonic flight, Profiles, Mathematical prediction, Experimental data, Australia

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Training Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE