AE 440 Performance Discipline Lecture 9. Eric Loth For AE 440 A/C Lecture. Some Performance Responsibilities. Define flight requirements with constraint analysis & develop discrete trajectory model for all flight segments Determine fuel for all segments based on engine (from prop.)
For AE 440 A/C Lecture
Main mission flight profile definition (Jenkinson).
Geometry for performance calculation (Raymer).
Graphical method for best climb (Raymer).
Level turn geometry (Raymer).
Approach and landing definitions (Jenkinson).