Materials Science

, Volume 52, Issue 1, pp 9–16 | Cite as

Analysis of the in-Service Failures of Metal Structures of the Aircraft Equipment

  • A. S. Bychkov
  • V. N. Fedirko

The main causes of fractures of the aircraft structures made of steel, aluminum alloys, and titanium alloys are analyzed. On the basis of the experience of operation of “AN” aircrafts, we analyze the methods aimed at the prevention of fractures of metal parts and units of the aircraft equipment.


in-service fracture corrosion fatigue wear fractograms 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Scientific-Research Expert Criminalistics CenterMinistry of Internal Affairs of UkraineKievUkraine
  2. 2.Karpenko Physicomechanical InstituteUkrainian National Academy of SciencesLvivUkraine

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