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Old 24th Mar 2009, 03:14
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sorath5
 
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Maybe I'm a little ignorant, but doesn't certification of an acft. include long term airframe sytems to be tested in flight or static be done on it? How can you simulate flight stress without such conditions before hand? It might cost the manufacturer more money, but save lives in the long run.
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