Accession Number:

AD0904773

Title:

Category II Icing Test of the HH-53C Helicopter

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE TEST CENTER EDWARDS AFB CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The Category II test plan required penetration into moderate natural icing conditions to verify experience in artificial icing. Moderate icing conditions were not encountered during the Category II test program and the natural icing was limited to five flights in trace to light icing conditions. A subsequent unplanned flight through natural lightmoderate icing occurred and is reported in this addendum to FTC-TR-71-26, June 1971.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE