Accession Number:

AD0678337

Title:

THE BIRTH OF A NEW AIRPLANE,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-11-09

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The author describes the procedures taken in new aircraft development. Aerodynamic analysis, structural design, stress analysis, and wind tunnel tests constitute part of the work in aircraft design. Mockups are built for static tests and fatigue tests before the project goes into pilot production. Flight tests are required before final acceptance by the National Evaluation Committee. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE