Accession Number : ADA301260

Title :   Flight Service Evaluation of Advanced Composite Ailerons on the L-1O11 Transport Aircraft.

Descriptive Note : Annual flight service rept. no. 3,

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED-CALIFORNIA CO BURBANK

Personal Author(s) : Stone, R. H.

PDF Url : ADA301260

Report Date : JUL 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Four shipsets of graphite epoxy composite inboard ailerons were installed on L-1011 aircraft in March through May 1982 for a five-year maintenance evaluation program. These include two Delta aircraft and two TWA aircraft. A fifth shipset of composite ailerons were installed in 1980 on Lockheed's flight test L-1011.

Descriptors :   *COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT, *TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT, *AILERONS, *GRAPHITE EPOXY COMPOSITES, TEST AND EVALUATION, MAINTENANCE, FLIGHT TESTING, COMPOSITE STRUCTURES, COMMERCIAL AVIATION, SURFACES, INSPECTION, EXTERNAL.

Subject Categories : Transport Aircraft
      Civilian Aircraft
      Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE