Accession Number:

ADA495484

Title:

Initial Calibration of an F-16B Pacer Aircraft

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 19 Nov 2004-31 Mar 2005

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE FLIGHT TEST CENTER EDWARDS AFB CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

232.0

Abstract:

This report presents the calibration results for the Air Force Flight Test Center AFFTC pacer aircraft. The responsible test organization was the 412th Test Wing, Edwards AFB, California. The overall test objective was to calibrate the F-16B, USAF SN 92-0457, pacer air data system. The specific test objectives were to 1 determine the static and total source error corrections for the pacer Pitot-static systems, and 2 determine the total air temperature probe recovery factor and probe bias. Testing was conducted at the AFFTC, Edwards AFB, California and consisted of 4 flights totaling 9 flight test hours. All test objectives were met.

Subject Categories:

  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE