Accession Number : ADA328540

Title :   Helicopter/Weapon System Integration (l'Integration des systemes d'armes des helicopteres).

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRAN CE)

PDF Url : ADA328540

Report Date : JUL 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 180

Abstract : This publication includes the papers presented in a NATO Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development (AGARD) Lecture Series. This Lecture Series considered the problems of integrating externally mounted weapons on helicopters. The focus is on aeromechanical and structural aspects, with additional discussion on operational issues. It addresses new aspects in the field of helicopter/weapon system integration; it places a strong emphasis on the lessons learned from recent experiences in actual development programs. The publication includes case histories of weapons integration on the AH-64 Apache, the RAH-66 Comanche, the EH-101, and the Tiger.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY AIRCRAFT, *WEAPON SYSTEMS, TEST AND EVALUATION, NATO, DIGITAL SYSTEMS, GULFS, SYMPOSIA, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, SPECIFICATIONS, AERONAUTICS, HELICOPTERS, INTEGRATION, COLD WAR, EXPANSION, FLIGHT SIMULATION.

Subject Categories : Military Aircraft Operations
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE