Self-Induced Fault of a Hydraulic Servo Valve

A Possible Cause for Hidden Malfunction of Aircraft’s Systems

  • Taehun Seung

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Taehun Seung
    Pages 1-18
  3. Taehun Seung
    Pages 19-40
  4. Taehun Seung
    Pages 41-58
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 59-63

About this book


This report describes recent trouble-shooting results in aircraft engineering concerning a self-induced fault mechanism of a hydraulic servo-valve. It presents a possible root cause for past aircraft accidents and as such helps to avoid such malfunction and its fatal consequences in the future.


Aircraft system malfunction Self-induced blockage Hydraulic locking Servo-valve fault Brake-by-wire

Authors and affiliations

  • Taehun Seung
    • 1
  1. 1.OckenfelsGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-03522-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-03523-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-530X
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5318
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