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Flight test techniques towards performance, handling qualities, stability and control are brought out. Hazardous flight conditions are covered. Instrumentation aspects are highlighted. Data reduction and some flight evaluation cases are addressed. Airframe structural performance under different conditions of flight test are explained. Fault tolerant flight control system testing is brought out. Features related to online development of restructurable and reconfigurable control laws are highlighted.


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Gupta, S. (2023). Flight Test Techniques - An Overview. Journal of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies, 65(4), 299–314.


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