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Simulating performance of aircraft and other complex mechanical systems in a computer can reduce product development time and cost. Dynamically exercising these models requires highspeed computers and specialised software for virtually instantaneous calculation of motion equations for graphic...
INTENDED to provide highly accurate threedimensional position and velocity and precise time on a continual global basis, the NAVSTAR Global Positioning System GPS has been under development by the US Department of Defence since the early 1970's. It is a satellite based radio navigation system...
IN common with virtually all manufacturing industries today, and probably more than most, aerospace companies are under increasing pressure to achieve ever greater costeffectiveness on their machine tool production lines. And in this particular industry, the demand is not simply for more output...
Preliminary work for subsequent assembly of structures, equipment and furnishing of the new A320 Airbus was initiated at the MBB Hamburg Plant on a sort of full scale master aircraft, known as an engineering mockup. According to the worksharing principle for the A320, all Airbus partners are...
HELICOPTER accidents caused by rotor component failures could become a thing of the past as a result of a new measuring system which uses a Britishmade Husky handheld computer as a key recording and analysis tool.
TECHNICIANS working for the squadron which first brought the Royal Air Force's Tornado combat aircraft into operational service have developed one of Europe's most efficient engine maintenance bays.
A 75,000 order for an integrated computer system for the acquisition and analysis of data in research oh aero engine noise has been placed by Rolls Royce Ltd with Masscomp.
TYPICAL of many successful subcontract machine shops supplying precision components to industries such as aerospace, electronics and defence, Broadway Engineering of Bristol, has an established reputation for quality and service based on traditional manual skills. However, increasingly fierce...
THE Manchester accident in August has again focused attention on the problems of aircraft fires. Implementation of flammability requirements is proceeding in the airline industry with cabin interiors of operators' aircraft being brought up to date at suitable times throughout the fleets. The...
Fuel antiicing additive in a new container designed for easier and more economical use in smaller piston and turbine aircraft has been introduced by PPG Industries.
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