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It is within this evaluation process that checks are made on the aircraft constraints and the overall criterion (sometimes called the objectives function) is determined. g. the use of new materials, micro-minimisation of systems, aerodynamic features, aerofoil and control innovations) together with all the other active constraints on the design. The data flow lines shown in the diagram are specific and indicate how the technology areas influence the configuration of the aircraft through the economic and performance evaluation.
Project management Technical and economic evaluations Fig. 3 Project management. Project analysis With several, but not enough, highly inter-related equations governing the design of the aircraft it is not surprising that an iterative approach is the traditional method of conducting the initial project design process. Initial 'guesses' based upon past experience or on data from similar types of aircraft form the starting point for the analysis. The iterative process progressively determines more accurate and 'acceptable' output which refines the design.
Fig. 4 The aerodynamicist's dream aircraft. Theoretical, empirical and experimental aerodynamic methods and data Aircraft layout geometry and weight (mass) data AERODYNAMICS OFFICE Configuration analysis Lift, drag and performance analysis Weight and loading analysis DESIGN OFFICE EVALUATION GROUP WEIGHTS OFFICE Fig. 5 The aerodynamics office. ). g. drag polars, flight envelope, manoeuvre loadings, aerodynamics forces and moments). Propulsion The engine experts see the aircraft as a means of carrying their masterpiece (Fig.