ANALYSIS OF AIR ACCIDENTS INVOLVING AIRPLANES OR HELICOPTERS OF VARIOUS TYPES OF APPLICATION, (1977)

The results are presented of a statistical analysis of air accidents involving two- and four-engine communications aircraft and general aviation aircraft up to 5.7 tons, with emphasis on agricultural aircraft based on the whole on accident statistics published by the civil aeronautics board. The occurrence rate of various kinds of accidents, involving fatalities or not, was calculated, the causes of the accidents are classified and some conclusions are drawn from the results regarding possible directions for future safer designs for general aviation aircraft.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of a conference, 17-19 May 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Science Technology Conference

    1975
    Warsaw,   Poland 
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • Accession Number: 00321136
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Systems Center
  • Files: TSR
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1982 12:00AM