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In classical aircraft engineering, an aircraft is subdivided in which three groups?

airframe, engine and systems

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What are the three system groups of an A/C?

Structure, vehicle system, avionic system

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What is the function of the airframe?

- complex and integrated set of structural components
- supports the mass of systems and PAX
- carries loads and stresses
- also known as the “platform”

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What is the function of the vehicle system?

- also known as general or utility system
- enables the A/C to fly safely
- provides an adequate environment for crew and PAX

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What is the function of the avionic system?

provides information, control and communication functions that enable the aircraft to fulfil its operational role

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What is the Flight control system?

- nowadays usually a Fly-by-Wire (FBW) system
- pilot control input is elaborated on the basis of air data, A/C attitude etc. to issue the proper control surface deflections that will effect the desired aircraft motion

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What is the Engine control system?

in most recent aircraft a Full Authority Digital Engine Control (FADEC) system

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What is the Air data system?

provides airspeed, altitude, air temperature, rate of climb or descent information