Bursting of Canopies of Kiran Aircraft

Radhakrishnan, S and Raghuram, AC and Krishnan, RV and Shivakumar Swamy, M and Ramachandran, V and Subramanian, A (1987) Bursting of Canopies of Kiran Aircraft. Project Report. National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore.

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    In a study of 19 cases of mid air canopy bursts in Kiran aircraft, no unique cause could be attributed as common to all the cases. There is a need to make measurements of membrane stresses and aerodynamic loads at critical points on the canopies

    Item Type: Proj.Doc/Technical Report (Project Report)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Kiran aircraft, Canopies, Perspex, Bursting, Membrane stresses, Aerodynamic loads
    Subjects: CHEMISTRY AND MATERIALS > Chemistry and Materials (General)
    Division/Department: Materials Science Division , Materials Science Division, Materials Science Division, Experimental Aerodynamics Division, Materials Science Division, Structures Division
    Depositing User: Ms Indrani V
    Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2012 11:57
    Last Modified: 24 Sep 2015 11:11
    URI: http://nal-ir.nal.res.in/id/eprint/10614

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