Accession Number:

ADA095680

Title:

Testing Aircraft Instruments.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on test operations procedure.

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-02-11

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

This TOP establishes procedures and provides guidance for the functional testing of aircraft instruments and for the testing of the logistics support system required to return aircraft instruments to proper functioning condition after failure. Aircraft instruments include basic flight and aircraft systems performancehealth indicators. Functional testing implies the test item is properly installed in the appropriate aircraft and evaluated throughout the operational range of the aircraft mission scenario. The primary objectives of this TOP are a To determine if the designated aircraft instrument performs its intended function in accordance with the requirements presented in the applicable approved documents Letter Requirement LR, Letter of Agreement LOA, Required Operational Characteristics ROC, Materiel Needs MN, etc., as reflected through the TECOM Test Directive b To evaluate the human factors engineering HFE functional characteristics and c To evaluate the installation and operational compatibility of the designated aircraft instrument with the aircraft interface, other instruments, and aircraft systems.

Subject Categories:

  • Flight Control and Instrumentation
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE