Aircraft Landing Gear Design: Principles and Practices

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AIAA, 1988 - Airplanes - 373 pages
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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
13 LANDING GEAR TYPES
7
14 DATA SOURCES
10
THE DESIGN PROCESS
13
23 PRELIMINARY DESIGN
15
24 POSTCONTRACTUAL DESIGN
20
25 AIR VEHICLE TEST
23
INITIAL LAYOUT
25
75 WHEEL DESIGN
151
76 BRAKE HEAT
153
77 SKID CONTROL
161
78 AUTOBRAKES
167
710 EMERGENCY BRAKING SYSTEM
168
711 BRAKE CONTROL PEDAL
169
712 ADVANCED BRAKE CONTROL SYSTEM ABCS
171
KINEMATICS
175

32 PROJECT DEFINITION PHASE
33
REQUIREMENTS
43
42 TERMINOLOGY
44
44 LAYOUT
47
46 TIRES
50
47 WHEELS
52
48 BRAKES
53
49 SKID CONTROL
60
411 LOCKS
62
413 COCKPIT REQUIREMENTS
64
414 PROTECTION
65
415 DOORS AND FAIRINGS
66
418 TAIL BUMPERS
67
SHOCK ABSORBER DESIGN
69
52 SOME BASIC CONSIDERATIONS AND TRADEOFFS
78
53 STROKE CALCULATION
83
54 RUBBER SHOCK ABSORBER DESIGN
84
55 LEAF SPRING SHOCK ABSORBER DESIGN
85
56 LIQUID SPRING DESIGN
88
57 OLEOPNEUMATIC SHOCK ABSORBER DESIGN
94
58 DETAIL DESIGN OF A SINGLEACTING OLEOPNEUMATIC STRUT
110
59 PISTON VALVES USED FOR LOADSTROKE MODIFICATION
117
510 CONTRACTING SHOCK STRUTS
118
511 ORIFICE DESIGN
119
TIRES
123
62 DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
125
63 ROLLING RADIUS
127
65 CRUSH LOAD
128
67 TIRE ROLLING RESISTANCE
130
68 TIRE FRICTION
131
69 SIDE FORCES AND SLIP ANGLES
132
610 HYDROPLANING
134
BRAKES WHEELS AND SKID CONTROL
137
73 BRAKE MATERIAL
148
74 BRAKE DESIGN
150
82 KINEMATIC CONCEPTS
176
83 KINEMATICS DETAIL
187
84 MATHEMATICAL KINEMATIC ANALYSIS
188
STEERING SYSTEMS
197
92 ACTUATION
203
93 HANDWHEEL INSTALLATIONS
217
95 CASTERING NOSE WHEELS
222
DETAIL DESIGN
225
102 LUGS AND PINS
229
103 BUSHINGS
239
104 LUBRICATION
240
106 SEALS
241
107 JACK PADS AND TOW FITTINGS
242
108 LOCKS
243
WEIGHT
259
METHOD 2
261
113 METHOD COMPARISON
263
114 PRELIMINARY COMPONENT WEIGHT ESTIMATE
264
AIRFIELD CONSIDERATIONS
267
122 DEFINITIONS AND PARAMETERS
268
123 AIRFIELD SURFACE TYPES
271
124 FLOTATION
274
126 FLOTATION ON UNPAVED AIRFIELDS
285
127 LIMITED OPERATION
290
128 AIRCRAFT CLASSIFICATION NUMBER PAVEMENT CLASSIFICATION NUMBER ACNPCN
292
129 ROUGHNESS
297
UNORTHODOX LANDING GEARS
305
132 SKIDS
308
133 SKIS
309
134 TRACKS
311
DESIGN DATA
323
SPECIFICATIONS
365
Index
369
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