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USAF Enterprise-Wide Initiative to Improve Aeropropulsion Test and Evaluation

[+] Author Affiliations
David S. Kidman

U. S. Air Force/773rd Test Squadron, Edwards AFB, CA

Michael L. Dent

U. S. Air Force/717th Test Squadron, Arnold AFB, TN

Donald J. Malloy

Aerospace Testing Alliance, Arnold AFB, TN

Paper No. GT2010-22097, pp. 21-27; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/GT2010-22097
From:
  • ASME Turbo Expo 2010: Power for Land, Sea, and Air
  • Volume 1: Aircraft Engine; Ceramics; Coal, Biomass and Alternative Fuels; Education; Electric Power; Manufacturing Materials and Metallurgy
  • Glasgow, UK, June 14–18, 2010
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4396-3 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3872-3
  • Copyright © 2010 by ASME

abstract

In October of 2009, the United States Air Force (USAF) Test and Evaluation (T&E) community initiated work on an enterprise-wide initiative to improve collaboration across all phases of T&E. This paper provides an overview of the USAF aeropropulsion T&E capabilities and the way forward which are 1) an aligned T&E Enterprise using coordinated tactical and strategic goals, 2) a seamless T&E approach using independent Air Force assessments, 3) state-of-the-art T&E capabilities capable of testing current and future generation propulsion systems, and 4) improved propulsion acquisition and development processes. This paper includes a discussion of past difficulties and successes and focuses on the approach employed to realize USAF goals.

Copyright © 2010 by ASME
Topics: Air Force

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