Accession Number : ADA332841

Title :   Technical Test Plan for Aircraft 85-0085 Intermittent Power Failure Anomaly Flight

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : OKLAHOMA CITY AIR LOGISTICS CENTER TINKER AFB OK

Personal Author(s) : Bradford, Jon C.

PDF Url : ADA332841

Report Date : 09 JAN 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 63

Abstract : B-1B aircraft 85-0085 arrived 29 Jul 96 for PDM. Aircraft experienced intermittent electrical failures during Functional Check Flight (FCF) on 27 Nov 96. Troubleshot defect and conducted Operational Check Flight (OCF) on 7 Dec 96. Intermittent failure reoccurred during flight. Extensive troubleshooting identified several defective electrical power components which feasibly could have caused the in-flight failure. These components were removed and replaced. Detailed troubleshooting background is included. An OCF is scheduled for 10 Jan 97, weather permitting, with FCF to follow 11 Jan 97. After successful FCF, delivery is scheduled for 22 Jan 97.

Descriptors :   *FLIGHT TESTING, *PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE, *JET BOMBERS, AVIONICS, AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE, ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, FLIGHT MANEUVERS, AVIATION SAFETY, ELECTRIC POWER DISTRIBUTION, FAILURE(ELECTRONICS), TROUBLESHOOTING.

Subject Categories : Bombers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE