Accession Number:

ADA301260

Title:

Flight Service Evaluation of Advanced Composite Ailerons on the L-1O11 Transport Aircraft.

Descriptive Note:

Annual flight service rept. no. 3,

Corporate Author:

LOCKHEED-CALIFORNIA CO BURBANK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

Four shipsets of graphite epoxy composite inboard ailerons were installed on L-1011 aircraft in March through May 1982 for a five-year maintenance evaluation program. These include two Delta aircraft and two TWA aircraft. A fifth shipset of composite ailerons were installed in 1980 on Lockheeds flight test L-1011.

Subject Categories:

  • Transport Aircraft
  • Civilian Aircraft
  • Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE