RECOGNITION OF DAMAGE -- TOLERANCE IN CIVIL AIRWORTHINESS STANDARDS

Amendments relating to the structural fatigue evaluation requirements are described. The amendments improve and update the airworthiness standards applicable to the type certification of civil transport category airplanes. They take into account state-of-the-art developments and accumulated service experience. The authority for and origin of the related rules is also briefly traced. The interest in world-wide acceptance of these new standards is noted.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for SAE Meeting Nov. 27-30 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • Dougherty, J E
  • Publication Date: 1978

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194697
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 781019
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 13 1979 12:00AM