Design priorities for an air-superiority fighter

Bera, Rajendra K (1989) Design priorities for an air-superiority fighter. Journal of Aeronautical Society of India, 41. pp. 407-411.

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An integrated approach to designing air-superiority fighters is outlined and the design priorities for future fighters are discussed.Consideration is given to a secure cockpit, fire-control system,weapons carriage, stealth, small size, maneuverability, agility, nose pointing, eluding missiles, and persistence. Also the design requirements unrelated to battle are noted.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Military aircraft;Design engineering;Military planes; Aeronautics;Weapons;Maneuverability;Missiles;Cockpits;Aircraft design;Fighter aircraft;Functional design specifications; Antimissile defense;Combat;Design analysis;Highly maneuverable aircraft
Subjects: ENGINEERING > Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics
Depositing User: M/S ICAST NAL
Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2008
Last Modified: 24 May 2010 04:25

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