GENERAL AVIATION AIRPLANE STRUCTURAL CRASHWORTHINESS USER'S MANUAL. VOLUME III. RELATED DESIGN INFORMATION

General information is presented in this report to assist the general aviation airplane industry designer in developing improved structural crashworthiness designs. This report is initiated for the purpose of providing the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) members with the basis for understanding the types of procedures, methods and data that are available with regard to structural crashworthiness. This document contains the following sections: (1) General Aviation Airplane Operational and Structural Characteristics; (2) Crash Environment; (3) Occupant Injury Assessment; (4) Structural Data and Methods; and (5) Structural Crashworthiness Design and Compilance Methods.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 2, AD-A054 317.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Lockheed-California Company

    2555 North Hollywood Way
    Burbank, CA  USA  91505
  • Authors:
    • WITTLIN, G
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 121 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176217
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-RD-77-189-3 Final Rpt., LR-28307-3
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FA75WA-3707
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM