Accession Number:

ADA411068

Title:

Review of the Carrier Approach Criteria for Carrier-Based Aircraft - Phase I: Final Report

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Nov 1999-Oct 2001 Phase 1

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIV PATUXENT RIVER MD

Report Date:

2002-10-10

Pagination or Media Count:

219.0

Abstract:

The approach speed criteria used in the design and development of carrier-based aircraft was investigated. This report provides a historical review, analysis of requirements, and an analysis of legacy aircraft relative to the approach speed criteria. The relevancy and adequacy of the carrier approach speed criteria are assessed. Recommendations for future investigations and assessment are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Research and Experimental Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE