Accession Number:

ADB004598

Title:

Air Force Flight Evaluation (Systems) of the A-10A Prototype Aircraft. Appendix 5. Weapon Delivery

Descriptive Note:

Final rept

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE FLIGHT TEST CENTER EDWARDS AFB CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

126.0

Abstract:

The Air Force Flight Evaluation of the A-10A aircraft began on 10 October 1972 with the acceptance of the first aircraft from the contractor. The second aircraft was accepted on 31 October 1972. A total of 138.5 hours was accumulated during 87 flights. The program was completed on 9 December 1972. This appendix presents the results from the weapon Delivery phase of the AFFE. The basic report, FTC-TR-73-3, Air Force Flight Evaluation Systems of the A- 10A Prototype Aircraft, published under separate cover, presents the results of the general system evaluation, quantitative reliability and maintainability, and personnel subsystem test and evaluation. Test authority for the program was provided under Program Introduction Document No. P-71-7-10, submitted by the A-X System Program Office, and AFFTC Project Directive No. F-72-4-9.

Subject Categories:

  • Bombers
  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE