Engineering & Technology

Engineering & Technology

Range and Payload Trades Study on Aircraft Conceptual Design

Pages: 8  ,  Volume: 20  ,  Issue: 1 , January   2019
Received: 16 Jan 2019  ,  Published: 22 January 2019
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Authors

# Author Name
1 Kyaw Min Tint

Abstract

This paper proposes an introduction to aircraft payload-range performance analysis by examining the details that make up its capabilities; aircraft operational weights are studied, and their cause and effect relationship on payload-range performance are investigated in great length. In particular, payload-range analysis involves examining Maximum Take-off Weights (MTOW) and its various components to assess the aircraft’s payload capability at different ranges, as well as range capability with different payloads.  

Keywords

  • Conceptual Design; Sizing; Range Trade; Payload Trade
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