Accession Number:

AD0777641

Title:

Fracture Mechanics of Aircraft Structures

Descriptive Note:

AGARDograph rept.

Corporate Author:

ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

627.0

Abstract:

Contents History of loading of aircraft and examples of aircraft failure The use of fracture mechanics principles in the design and analysis of damage tolerant aircraft structures Basic concepts of fracture mechanics Fail- safe design procedures Experimental techniques for determining fracture toughness values Flaw detection methods.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE