AAR Receiver Tanking Sequence
Captured on our Laptop Demonstrator this video shows a complete tanking sequence. Trail, fly to pre-contact, Contact, Manoeuvre out of refuel zone, Manoeuvre in contact and disconnect.
Video from our Laptop Demonstrator showing a contact with a dead hose where the hose does not reel in on contact. If you ever wondered why this is not practiced on the real aircraft watch this video to see why.
Spokes Contact and Drogue Damage
Video from our Laptop Demonstrator showing a spokes contact and the drogue damage malfunction.
Effects of Turbulence
Video from our Laptop Demonstrator showing effects on hose and drogue when moving from light to moderate and then severe turbulence and back to light.
AAR Rim Hit
Video from our Laptop Demonstrator showing a rim hit with coupling tipping.
HSL AAR Presentation at RAeS
Chris Hunter and our tame AAR expert Henry Clarke giving a presentation on AAR and AAR modelling at the Royal Aeronautical Society Flight Simulation Conference in October 2021