Accession Number:

AD0636392

Title:

FLIGHT TEST ENGINEERING HANDBOOK

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. for Jun 1964-Jan 1966

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE FLIGHT TEST CENTER EDWARDS AFB CA

Report Date:

1966-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

708.0

Abstract:

Methods of obtaining flight test data for reciprocating engine aircraft including helicopters and turbojet aircraft are presented together with various methods of data analysis and data presentation. Correction of aircraft performance to standard conditions is included, as are detailed derivations of correction factors and performance parameters. Numerous graphs and charts containing information required by and useful to the flight test engineer are presented, together with sample data reduction forms and sample flight test programs.

Subject Categories:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE