CMD-55

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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
2003-09-04

Personnel
B.S. & S.C.


Temperature (°F)
75

Wind Direction
WSW

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
64

Wind Speed (mph)
5


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
Tire/ground contact was maintained through all portions of testing.