Case Study: T-38 Component Handling Trailer

Background and Current Status

  • Equipment handling trailer for moving accessories and components of the T-38
  • No source of supply for trailer or components resulting in negative impacts to mission capability
  • OEM is no longer manufacturing the trailer
  • Limited technical data available
  • Utilizing an asset and limited data, United Dynamics is developing, manufacturing, and validating a new trailer
  • Maintaining original form factor, interface, and functionality
  • Currently performing reverse engineering, reengineering, and design

Project Stages

  • Reverse & Reengineering – In Work
  • Technical Data Generation – In Work
  • Manufacturing – Not Started
  • Functional Testing – Not Started
  • Qualification Testing – Not Started
  • Customer Delivery – Pending