Accession Number : ADA323748

Title :   Wright Laboratory Success Stories: A Review of 1996.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jan-1 Dec 96,

Corporate Author : WRIGHT LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

PDF Url : ADA323748

Report Date : APR 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 203

Abstract : Success stories from 1996 that recognize the accomplishments and combined efforts of Wright Laboratory Scientists and Engineers. Stories have been selected from the following categories: (1) Technology Transition, technology that has achieved application on a DoD system in development or operation; (2) Technology Transfer, technology transferred from the laboratory to the private sector; (3) Technical Advancement, major innovative technological advancements that offer significant potential for existing & future AF systems, and, (4) Peer Recognition, external awards or recognitions by the scientific community at large, concerning advancements in Technology Transition, Transfer, or Technical Achievement.

Descriptors :   *AVIONICS, *FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, *AIRCRAFT DESIGN, TURBOFAN ENGINES, AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE, COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER, GUN BARRELS, HETEROJUNCTIONS, CRACKING(FRACTURING), METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES, HELICOPTERS, TITANIUM ALUMINIDE, JET FIGHTERS, JET TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT, AIR TO AIR MISSILES, JET ENGINE FUELS, SAFING AND ARMING(ORDNANCE), ELECTRIC BRAKES, AIRCRAFT ANTENNAS, SUPERSONIC NOZZLES, MILITARY BRIDGES, HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, BIPOLAR TRANSISTORS, HEAD UP DISPLAYS, SOLDERING, EJECTORS(ORDNANCE), CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS, ICE PREVENTION, AMPHIBIOUS AIRCRAFT, MICROWAVE BEAMS.

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft
      Transport Aircraft
      Flight Control and Instrumentation

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