V-22 Osprey





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Forum Proceedings related to the V-22 Osprey

Aerodynamic Design of the V-22 Osprey Proprotor
Farrell, M. K, Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.


Aerodynamic Evaluation of the V-22 Osprey Wing Section
J.C. Narramore, M.K. Farrell, Bell Helicopter Textron, W.K. Grauer, Boeing Defense & Space Group


CV-22 Osprey Flight Path Cueing Flight Director System
Scott J. Brick, Boeing Philadelphia; Douglas S. Fischer, Boeing Philadelphia


Development of the V-22 Osprey Crewseat Assembly
H.A. Lindsay and J.W. Coltman, Simula, Inc., and C.V. Ednie, Boeing Helicopters


Early Evaluation of the V-22 Osprey Through Piloted Simulation
N.N. Batra and Dwayne F. Kimball, Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc. and T.A. Sheehan, Boeing Vertol Co


Effects of Structural and Occupant Provision Improvements to the Static and Dynamic Response of the V-22 Osprey Energy Attenuating Troop Seating System
Moore, Heidi R.; Testerman, Rachael


Human Factors Impact on the V-22 Osprey Cockpit Development: An Overview
Dr. V.A. Graf and C D . Holley, Bell Helicopter Textron


System Engineering Approach Leading to a Successful Functional Configuration Audit for the V-22 Osprey Integrated Avionics System
Neil Berkowitz, The Boeing Company


The V-22 Osprey Avionics Software Architecture: Preparing for Multi-mission Software
Feliks J. Bortkiewicz, Boeing Helicopters


V-22 Osprey Lateral Trim Management Control Law Design
Timothy D. Wagner, U.S. Navy


V-22 Osprey Lateral Trim Management Control Law Design
Timothy D. Wagner, The Boeing Company


V-22 Osprey Maintenance Cost Savings using SAFE for Fatigue Life Calculations
Stacey Kelly and John Lloyd, Bell Helicopter


V-22 Osprey Qualification Testing Leading to Flight in Known Icing Conditions
Aubert, Roger


V-22 Osprey Structural Appraisal of Fatigue Effects (SAFE): Condition Based Maintenance Algorithm
Douglas Rhoads, Boeing Company

Stacey Kelly, Jonathan Kleb and Jason Hughes, Bell Helicopter Textron


V-22 Osprey Survivability Tradeoff Studies
Barbara T. Hegdahl, Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.


V-22 Osprey Tiltrotor Blade Fold/Wing Stow System Design and Testing
R.L. Olson, Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc. and W.E. Rumberger, Boeing Helicopters



Vertiflite articles featuring the V-22 Osprey

Vertiflite, July/August 1989

Canceling the V-22 Osprey and Changing the Army Aviation Modernization Plan - What Are the Effects on the Industry? - Zugschwert, John F. (American Helicopter Society) 


Vertiflite, March/April 1992

The V-22 Osprey - Preparing for Fleet Operations - Moffatt, Alan W. (Bell Helicopter Textron)


Vertiflite, May/June 1995

V-22 Osprey Improves Market Prospects - Flater, M. E. Rhett (AHS International)


Vertiflite, November/December 1986

The V-22 Osprey: Technology Whose Time Has Come - Sherwell, R. H. (US Naval Air Systems Command)


Vertiflite, November/December 1988

V-22 Osprey Enabling Technologies - Martin, Stanley (Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.); Schoen, Allen 


Vertiflite, September/October 1992

The V-22 Osprey: A Phoenix of the '90's? - Doruan, Robert K. (Congressman)


Vertiflite, Summer 2000

Commentary: V-22 Osprey Crash Fuels Media Frenzy - Flater, M. E. Rhett (AHS International)


Vertiflite, Winter 2004

Book Review: Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey - Spivey, Dick