Accession Number : AD0613461

Title :   PROBLEMS OF RESCUING CREWS AT EMERGENCIES AT GREATER SPEEDS AND HIGH FLIGHT ALTITUDES,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Chesalov,A. V.

Report Date : 01 APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Two trends of investigation are discussed: (1) To reduce overloads affecting the human immediately after catapulting by simultaneous gaining of protective methods for the face, internal organs and skin against the action of high speed airflow; and (2) to assure the possibility of sharply decelerating an aircraft suffering an emergency to indicated speeds of the order of 850-900 km/hr.

Descriptors :   (*BAILOUT, AVIATION SAFETY), (*AVIATION SAFETY, BAILOUT), (*ABANDONMENT, AVIATION SAFETY), HIGH ALTITUDE, SUPERSONIC FLIGHT, EJECTION SEATS, PARACHUTE DESCENTS, BREATHING APPARATUS, FLIGHT CREWS, AVIATION MEDICINE, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, USSR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE