Accession Number:

ADA179263

Title:

Bird Impact Qualification Test for A-10 Windshield.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. for 9 Dec 86,

Corporate Author:

ARNOLD ENGINEERING DEVELOPMENT CENTER ARNOLD AFS TN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

One shot was made on the A-10s left side windshield for this program. The objective of this shot was to qualify the windshield. The shot was at a nominal velocity of 360 knots using a 4-lb bird. Descriptions of the test facility, test articles, and test procedures are presented. Keywords bird impact testing, attack bombers.

Subject Categories:

  • Bombers
  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE