Accession Number : ADA326429

Title :   A Review of Australian and New Zealand Investigations on Aeronautical Fatigue During the Period April 1995 to March 1997.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATION CANBERRA (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Martin, Colin

PDF Url : ADA326429

Report Date : JUN 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : This document is for presentation to the 25th Conference of the International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue scheduled to be held in Edinburgh, Scotland on 16th and 17th June 1997. A review is given of the aircraft fatigue research and associated activities which form part of the programs of the Aeronautical and Maritime Research Laboratory, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, and universities in Australia and the Defense Scientific Establishment and the University of Auckland in New Zealand. The review summarizes fatigue related research programs as well as fatigue investigations on specific military and civil aircraft.

Descriptors :   *FATIGUE(MECHANICS), *AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING, AIRCRAFT, MILITARY AIRCRAFT, CRACKING(FRACTURING), CIVIL AVIATION, AUSTRALIA, FATIGUE TESTS(MECHANICS), NEW ZEALAND.

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE