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: Monograph (Project Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Kiran aircraft, Canopies, Perspex, Bursting, Membrane stresses, Aerodynamic loads
Subjects: CHEMISTRY AND MATERIALS > Chemistry and Materials (General)
Depositing User: Ms Indrani V
Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2012 06:27
Last Modified: 24 Sep 2015 05:41
URI: http://nal-ir.nal.res.in/id/eprint/10614

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