Accession Number : ADA304334

Title :   Airworthiness Qualification Test Directorate (AQTD). Bibliography: (Author/Report/Aircraft) 1961-1995,

Corporate Author : ARMY AVIATION TECHNICAL TEST CENTER EDWARDS AFB CA

Personal Author(s) : Benner, Shelia

PDF Url : ADA304334

Report Date : JAN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 298

Abstract : The mission of the Airworthiness Qualification Test Directorate (AQTD) (previously known as the U.S. Army Aviation Engineering Flight Activity (AEFA)) of the U.S. Army Aviation Technical Test Center, is to conduct airworthiness qualification fight tests of air vehicles developed and/or procured as integrated systems and airworthiness evaluations of those vehicles proposed or considered for Army application or which incorporate advanced concepts having potential military application; produce test data on basic air vehicle performance, handling qualities, system/subsystem interface, and integrated system performance; and conduct a test pilot orientation course to prepare Army aviators for attendance at U.S. Naval Test Pilot School.

Descriptors :   *BIBLIOGRAPHIES, *AIRWORTHINESS, TEST AND EVALUATION, ACCEPTANCE TESTS, FLIGHT TESTING, EXPERIMENTAL DATA, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, AIRCRAFT, SCHOOLS, ARMY PERSONNEL, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), INTERFACES, NAVY, PILOTS, REPORTS, QUALITY, QUALIFICATIONS, MILITARY APPLICATIONS, HANDLING.

Subject Categories : Aircraft
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