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Suggested Revisions to MIL-F-8785C for Large (Class III) Aircraft

Report Number: AFWAL TR 83-3015
Author(s): Robert T. Meyer; John R. Knox; Stephen A. Tingas
Corporate Author: Lockheed-Georgia Company
Laboratory: Flight Dynamics Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1983-02-01
Pages: 184
Contract: F33615-81-C-3607
Project: 2403
Task: 240305
AD Number: ADA131997

A critical review of all sections of MIL-F-8785C applicable to large (Class III) aircraft is performed. Recommendations to change, delete, or leave unchanged these sections are given based on currently available flying qualities data from actual large aircraft and simulated large aircraft. The results are documented in the format of the upcoming MIL-Standard and Handbook but with the numbering scheme from MIL-F-8785C for ease of reference.

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