Accession Number : ADA186776

Title :   Calibration of the ARL (Aeronautical Research Laboratories) Rain and Icing Facility.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Doogood, P N

PDF Url : ADA186776

Report Date : Jan 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : A rain and icing test facility was set up at ARL in the early seventies to test anti-icing systems for aircraft engine air intakes. This report describes modifications made to facility to meet a specific test requirement and analyses the effect that these have made on its performance. Keywords: Cold weather tests; Ice formation; Artificial precipitation. (Australia)

Descriptors :   *ICE FORMATION, *TEST FACILITIES, AIR INTAKES, AIRCRAFT ENGINES, CALIBRATION, ARTIFICIAL PRECIPITATION, REQUIREMENTS, AUSTRALIA, COLD WEATHER TESTS, RAIN, DEICING SYSTEMS, MODIFICATION

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE