Accession Number:

ADA568503

Title:

Organic Finishing Technologies B-52 Paint Life Cycle Extension

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

Overview Objectiveapproach, Results from Laboratory Testing and Field Evaluations, and Summary. B-52 paint Life Cycle Extension. Objective Determine if current coating system performance is sufficient to eliminate the four year scuff sand and overcoat while maintaining effective corrosion protection. Approach Gather baseline data for B-52 refinishing process, Identify coating performance requirements and nondestructive inspection techniques, Document performance of current coatings in the laboratory and the field, and Provide recommendation based on results.

Subject Categories:

  • Bombers
  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
  • Properties of Metals and Alloys

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE