By Ulf Paul Breuer
This ebook is predicated on lectures held on the college of mechanical engineering on the Technical collage of Kaiserslautern. the focal point is at the relevant subject matter of societies total plane requisites to express fabric specifications and highlights crucial benefits and demanding situations of carbon fiber bolstered plastics (CFRP) in comparison to traditional fabrics. because it is key to choose definitely the right fabric on the correct position early at the major actions and milestones of the advance and certification procedure and the systematic of defining transparent necessities are mentioned. the method of fabric qualification - verifying fabric specifications is defined intimately. All cutting-edge composite production applied sciences are defined, together with alterations and complemented through examples, and their development capability for destiny functions is mentioned. Tangible case stories of excessive raise and wing constructions emphasize the categorical merits and demanding situations of composite expertise. ultimately, most up-to-date R&D effects are mentioned, supplying attainable destiny recommendations for key demanding situations reminiscent of low-budget excessive functionality fabrics, electric functionality integration and morphing structures.
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Figures calculated from data given in  Lighter Airframes: Contributors and Lever Arms 15 DSG Insp. Interval Cabin noise Comfort & Δp Customization Commonality Evacuation … Technologies Configuration Requirements cost. It is therefore key to develop material technologies which do not only allow weight savings, but also diminish manufacturing cost as much as possible. Regarding the available “lever arms” of engineers designing a new aircraft, the definition of the right level of requirements is most important.
Fail safe” means that different load paths are available. In case one load path fails, the remaining load path can sustain the load. “Damage tolerance” means the capability of a damaged structure to sustain the loads until the damage is detected and repaired during a scheduled inspection (or if the damage leads to a non-critical loss of a function). The damage tolerance requirements were revised following in-service incidents. A famous incident in 1954 was the explosive fuselage decompression of the De Havilland Comet 1 (DH 106-1, G-ALYP) on the 10th of January after only 1286 pressurised flights and less than 2 years of service, and the disintegration of a second Comet 1 on the 8th of April in the same year.
Manufacturer Regulator Available Manufacturing Technology Environmental Friendliness Low Manufacturing Cost Qualified Materials Available Resources Safety Existing Design, Rules, Principles Regulatory Requirements Low Price Easy Maintainability High Comfort Minimum Weight Low Cost of Ownership High Performance Maximum Payload Long Service Life High Flexibility Operator Fig. 2 Typical design goals of regulator (authorities), manufacturer and operator 28 2 Requirements, Development and Certification Process Top Level Requirements Cost, Number of A/C, Market Segment… Aircraft Requirements Payload, Range, Speed, T/O Performance, Number of Pax, DSG, Maintenance Inspection Interval, Noise, MTOW… Component Requirements Seat Pitch, Aisle Width, Window Size, Doors, Weight, Cost, MATERIAL Sub Component Req.