Accession Number:

ADA102867

Title:

Non-Destructive Inspection and the Implementation of a Damage Tolerant Design Philosophy.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This Memorandum shows how increasing demands are being made for more quantitative NDI and in particular data on the probability of detection at different confidence levels. Current inspection capabilities are discussed and found to be inadequate. The requirement for a UK programme on the reliability of NDI is examined. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE