28th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, 23 - 28 September 2012, Brisbane, Australia
Paper ICAS 2012-7.9.3
PROBABILISTIC RISK ANALYSIS FOR AIRCRAFT STRUCTURES WITH LIMITED IN-SERVICE DAMAGES
M. Liao, Y. Bombardier, G. Renaud
Keywords: risk analysis, probability of failure, damage tolerance analysis, cp-140
This paper presents some NRC risk analysis case studies for aircraft structures using the first and/or limited in-service damage findings. The risk results were found to agree well with the Canadian Force inspection results. Finally, this paper discusses lessons learned and provides suggestions to improve aircraft structural risk assessment.
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