Accession Number:

ADA202957

Title:

Preliminary Airworthiness Evaluation of the RC-12H Airplane

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 8-16 Jun 1987

Corporate Author:

ARMY AVIATION ENGINEERING FLIGHT ACTIVITY EDWARDS AFB CA

Report Date:

1987-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

73.0

Abstract:

The objective of this PAE was to conduct a limited quantitative performance and handling qualities evaluation of the RC-12H to determine the effects of the sensor pod and antenna configuration on performance and handling qualities. The RC-12H GUARDRAILCOMMON SENSOR is an RC-12D aircraft which has been modified to accommodate larger direction finderelectronic intelligence DFELINT pods on each wing tip and the communications high accuracy airborne location syste. The RC-12H manufactured by BAC, is a pressurized, all-weather transport with all-metal construction.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE