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Pressure Type Airships: Criteria to be adopted and Tests Imposed for the Issue of Airworthiness Certificates for British Airships

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 March 1929

Abstract

AT the request of the Air Council the Sub‐Committee have discussed the general question of airworthiness of both semi‐rigid and non‐rigid airships and have prepared a report on general lines following the precedent of an earlier report on the airworthiness of rigid airships (R. & M. 970). The present report seeks to provide for the adequate checking of a design from the standpoint of safety, whilst leaving the widest freedom to the designer in producing the factors of safety required.

Citation

(1929), "Pressure Type Airships: Criteria to be adopted and Tests Imposed for the Issue of Airworthiness Certificates for British Airships", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 1 No. 3, pp. 103-107. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb029123

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