Performance Engineer's Manual (PEM) Challenge...
developed as a hardcopy document
and integrated all data
elements into an
model. Enabled fast
accepted basis in FAA
Reduced or eliminated
actual Flight Test, time,
material and labor
GE CF34-8E-5A1, Noise
Takeoff Analysis, Flaps
1, Flight Profile,
Aerodynamic and Engine
GE CF34-8E, Auto
Throttle Control Law
Aircraft/Engine Systems and Performance Analysis
Speed of Sound, Mach No., Dimensions and Areas, High/Low Speed Drag
Conduct aero performance
analysis, develop aircraft modeling techniques, determine impacts of
Structural and/or Flight Control changes to performance
characteristics, turn rate, climb, service ceiling, acceleration.
Airspeed, Altimetry and Ambient Air Temperature, Central Air Data
Computer (CADC), Thrust Required/Available and Flight Limitations.
Rotary Wing Performance
Available, Maximum Allowable Gross Weight (Hover Ceiling), Hover Power
Required, Go-No-Go Torques, In-Ground-Effect (IGE), Out-of-Ground-Effect
(OGE), Directional Control Margin (DCM), Flight Planning and Cruise
Control, Maximum Rate-of-Climb/Endurance Speeds and Flight
Takeoff, Climb, Cruise
(Specific Range), Descent and Landing performance analysis,
Flight Management Systems (FMS) Lateral Guidance (LG)/Vertical
Guidance (VG), function enhancement (ARINC 429/MIL-STD-1553
protocol), perform aircraft performance software unit tests, produce
reports, and independent verification and validation (IV & V) of
aircraft performance reference datasets for FMS application.
Performance Engineer’s Manual (PEM)
Develop PEM Aero and
Engine performance data elements. Particularly for legacy,
out-of-production aircraft with limited original equipment
manufacturer (OEM) airworthiness technical support and fragmented
airworthiness documentation history.
Engineering is our
CFR Part § 25
Data and Resource
to provide an audit
trail with total
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They're not just "fancy data tables".
They're carefully tailored to achieve operational
efficiency, safety and satisfy statutory and
Don't fly without them!...
Airworthiness & Certification Solutions. . .