28th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, 23 - 28 September 2012, Brisbane, Australia
Paper ICAS 2012-5.3.2
RIDE CONTROL FOR THE PERSONAL PLANE
J. Rohacs, D. Rohacs
Budapest Univ. of Technology and Economics, Hungary
Keywords: ride control, small/personal aircraft, flight dynamics and control
Ride comfort is improved for personal aircraft piloted by less-skilled owners or renters. The lecture describes the new discomfort index, active control limitation, improved turbulence load smoothing and integration of the ergonomic and psychological factors into the ride control development. It shows results of EU supported projects EPATS, PPLANE, SATS-Rdmp.
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