Accession Number:

ADA058146

Title:

Non-Destructive Evaluation Systems for the Naval Aviation Maintenance Environment Technology Assessment.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 72-Sep 77,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AIR ENGINEERING CENTER LAKEHURST N J GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-07-05

Pagination or Media Count:

128.0

Abstract:

Under NAVAIRSYSCOM direction, NAEC-GSED conducted an investigation and analysis of the field of non-destructive evaluation as it relates to the Naval aviation community. This report finalizes that task. Areas of discussion include general description of what NDE is and why it is practiced, how inspection requirements are established and suggested methods for improvement, assessment of the positive impact expanded utilization of NDE could provide, discussion of present and future field inspection requirements, technology base assessmentprojection, and recommended research program options. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE