Accession Number:

AD0768852

Title:

Lightning effects on general aviation aircraft.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jan-Sep 72,

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO PITTSFIELD MASS HIGH VOLTAGE LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

58.0

Abstract:

To determine the actual lightning vulnerability of typical light aircraft systems and components, and demonstrate the required vulnerability assessment techniques, analyses and laboratory tests were performed on several typical light aircraft and some of their systems and components. The report describes the engineering and laboratory evaluation of component or system vulnerability. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Atmospheric Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE