Accession Number : AD0605310

Title :   THERMAL VACUUM TEST OF ORBITAL STATIC MOISTURE-REMOVAL FUEL CELL.

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE AERO PROPULSION LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Harootyan,L. S. ,Jr.

Report Date : JUL 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The report presents the results of a thermal vacuum chamber test of an orbital fuel cell of advanced design. The fuel cell package used a static moisture-removal system. The fuel cell, tested in the thermal vacuum chamber at Wright-Patterson AFB, gave satisfactory results. This test constituted the second and final ground qualification of this orbital fuel cell prior to orbital test. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FUEL CELLS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS), DEHYDRATION, MOISTURE, HEAT, SPACE ENVIRONMENTS, SPACEBORNE, SPACECRAFT, HYDROGEN, OXYGEN, VACUUM APPARATUS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE