Accession Number:

AD0683947

Title:

METAL FATIGUE IN AN AIRCRAFT STRUCTURE,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-11-14

Pagination or Media Count:

87.0

Abstract:

This book, intended for professional readers, introduces the problem of metal fatigue in aircraft structures describes some physical bases for fatigue processes which take place in airplane structures and makes recommendations how to avoid formation of metal fatigue while the airplane is in service. Modern methods of detection of fatigue cracks are described. Research materials, both Soviet and foreign, were used in this study. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE