Aging Aircraft Issues for Structural Damages

The purpose of the research is to support and enhance the safety goals of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), with respect to supporting the continued airworthiness of the US fleet. The National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) will conduct research contributing to the development of technologies, technical information, procedures, and practices, in order to help ensure the continued airworthiness of aircraft structures in the fleet.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Aviation Grants Program


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City International Airport
    Atlantic City, NJ  United States  08405
  • Project Managers:

    Abali, Felix

  • Performing Organizations:

    Wichita State University

    1845 Fairmount
    Wichita, KS  United States  67260
  • Start Date: 20070822
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20110819
  • Source Data: RiP Project 30128

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01477994
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: 2007-G-009
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Apr 13 2013 1:00AM