Analytical Methods

Analysis Services

Stark/AMI provides a diverse array of services in many facets of aircraft analysis, particularly in support of FAA regulation compliance. Aircraft data required for these tasks can be obtained from a variety of sources including published data, CFD solutions, experimental results, or empirical methods. Some of the major services available are listed below: 

  • Longitudinal and lateral stability and control
  • Takeoff, cruise, and landing performance
  • Drag build-up
  • Dynamic simulations
  • Statistical weight estimations
  • CFR loads survey and critical distributed component loads
  • Aeroelastic lifting surface deformations
  • High-fidelity CFD for stall and drag predictions
  • Low-fidelity CFD for design and rapid analysis
  • Icing collection and shape prediction
  • Wind tunnel testing