Accession Number:

ADA023532

Title:

Wire Strike Mishap Analysis Report,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BOARD FOR AVIATION ACCIDENT RESEARCH FORT RUCKER AL

Report Date:

1971-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The report revealed that a high percentage of wire strike mishaps have occurred as a result of low level operations which were not required by the mission or dictated by weather conditions. In addition, the violation of regulations andor unit SOPs concerning low level flight and the conduct of training in unfamiliar areas were major causes of wire strikes.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE