Accession Number:

AD0608439

Title:

PHILOSOPHY FOR THE DESIGN OF PRIMARY AIRCRAFT STRUCTURES WITH FIBROUS REINFORCED COMPOSITES (FRC),

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Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE FLIGHT DYNAMICS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

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Report Date:

1964-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The contents of this report are presented to emphasize a possible approach to establishing useable design philosophies for utilizing Fiber Reinforced Composites for major airframe components. It outlines the general nature of these materials with accompanying thoughts for assessing the material characteristics. Advantages and disadvantages of these materials are listed, with more emphasis on areas of needed research. An attempt is made to associate these research areas with the appropriate technical field of interest.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE