maximum expected acceleration


acceleration value determined from the combined effects of the steady state acceleration and the transient response of the item as it will experience during its life time


  • NOTE 1 This term is equivalent to limit load (as defined in E-ST-32).
  • NOTE 2 2 Examples of events during life time are transportation, handling, engine ignition, engine burnout, and stage separation.
Glossary app image

ECSS Glossary mobile applications

ECSS Glossary mobile apps available from iOS and Android store and ECSS Glossary Plugin for MS Word available from Microsoft Appstore
Search the online Glossary