RE 185D

COLLINS

Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
1994-10-05

Personnel
B.L., B.R., & R.H.


Temperature (°F)
48

Wind Direction
NW

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
65

Wind Speed (mph)
7


Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to left
45

Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to right
45

Comments of the position of the bus during the lane change
A safe profile was maintained through all portions of testing.

Comments of the tire/ground patch
Good tire/ground contact was maintained during all phases of testing.