TLG Aerospace, LLC
TLG Aerospace, LLC (TLG) is an aerospace engineering services company founded in 2008 in Seattle, Washington. TLG, ‘The Loads Group’ specializes in full vehicle analysis and optimization including static and dynamic loads, flutter, stability and control, aerodynamic design, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis, FAA certification and aircraft performance and handling qualities. TLG provides design, analysis and certification for new and modified aircraft and related aerospace products.
TLG’s primary customers are OEMs, thirdparty modifiers, and other companies who design, analyze, build and sell aircraft, aircraft modifications, and related products. TLG’s focus is on helping these customers get those products to the marketplace and in service as efficiently as possible. TLG routinely works with hardware-related groups such as manufacturing and test organizations. TLG engineers specify flight test instrumentation requirements and test conditions, act as engineering test crew for test flights, and prepare flight test reports within their disciplines.TLG also provides overflow capability for OEMs needing extra capacity, and helps new aircraft companies develop and validate their own loads and dynamics capabilities. TLG engineers have analytical and hands-on experience with over 100 aircraft models from more than 40 different manufacturers.
Challenge:Determine design loads by involving a full aircraft analysis of the air pressure and inertia forces during prescribed maneuvers, either in the air or on the ground.