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  • DEFSTAN 00-970(PT1)SEC2/2(1999) : 1999

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.
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    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  01-10-2003

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1999

    Publisher:  UK Ministry of Defence Standards

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    2.0 Introduction and abbreviations
    2.1 General requirements and definitions
    2.2 General handling flight test requirements
    2.3 Ground handling
    2.4 Take off and initial climb
    2.5 Circuit, approach, landing and overshoot
    2.6 Longitudinal trim, stability and control
    2.7 Demonstration of limits of flight and manoeuvre
    2.8 Lateral and directional trim, stability and control
    2.9 Rapid rolling/roll coupling
    2.10 Behaviour at or near the stall
    2.11 Lift boundaries
    2.12 Spinning
    2.13 Aerobatic manoeuvres
    2.14 Effect of engine failures
    2.15 Effect of system failures
    2.16 Automatic flight control systems and flight directors
    2.17 General handling
    2.18 Air to air refuelling
    2.19 Handling tests specific to VSTOL aeroplanes
    2.20 Handling performance in icing conditions
    2.21 Longitudinal flying qualities
    2.22 Lateral and directional flying qualities
    2.23 Requirements for structural and equipment exposure
          to noise and vibration
    2.24 Stalling, post-stall gyrations adn spins and
          miscellaneous flying qualities
    2.25 Handling requirements for VSTOL aeroplanes
    Section 2 - Tables

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    Gives requirements and guidance of aircraft to meet the airworthiness requirements for UK military operation.

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    Development Note Supersedes DEFSTAN 00-970/VOL1/1(1983)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher UK Ministry of Defence Standards
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
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