European Facility For Airborne Research

European Facility For Airborne Research Feb. 23, 2018, 07:53

Instrument: ARSF AIMMS-20

Name ARSF AIMMS-20
Acronym AIMMS-20-ARSF
Manufacturer Aventech Research Inc.
Manufacturer website http://www.aventech.com/products/aimms20.php
Operated by NERC
Operated onboard

Instrument type

Name Incident flow vector probe
Acronym Incident flow vector probe

Principle of operation

Measured parameter Airspeed; Incidence angle; Turbulence
Operating principle

5/9-hole probe or radome used to define aircraft-relative wind at high frequency. Pressure Measurement and pressure gauges are described above in "pressure" measurement type

Measurement(s) Wind & Fluxes

Dimension and weight

External dimension
Weight 5.5

Performance

Operating mode In situ
Range

Resolution

Sensitivity

Accuracy

Bandwidth

Modifications

Operational restriction

Yes

Operational requirements

Certification approvals

For Do228

Additional information

Access, host and processing

Access

ARSF use only

Could also fit on any aircraft having the following characteristics

General description

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AIMMS-20 mounted on aircraft (1/2) Pictures
AIMMS-20 mounted on aircraft (2/2) Pictures
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