Accession Number : ADA291221
Title : Helicopter Life Substantiation: Review of Some USA and UK Initiatives,
Corporate Author : DEFENCE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATION CANBERRA (AUSTRALIA)
Personal Author(s) : Fraser, Ken F.
PDF Url : ADA291221
Report Date : SEP 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 26
Abstract : Military operators normally undertake programs to substantiate the fatigue lives of life-limited components in their major helicopter fleets. During recent visits to military helicopter representatives in the USA and the UK, the author discussed the motivation and the technical approach adopted by these operators for helicopter component life substantiation. Issues and programs of particular relevance to the Australian Defence Force are examined in this document
Descriptors : *MILITARY AIRCRAFT, *FATIGUE LIFE, *HELICOPTERS, MILITARY OPERATIONS, METHODOLOGY, MILITARY PERSONNEL, AIRCRAFT ENGINES, SURVEYS, AIRFRAMES, MOTIVATION, OPERATORS(PERSONNEL).
Subject Categories : Mechanics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE