Accession Number : AD0711842

Title :   REPORT OF EXPERIMENTAL DIVES FOR ADS-IV DECOMPRESSION SCHEDULES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Mar 67-May 68,

Corporate Author : NORTHROP CORP SILVER SPRING MD ELECTRO-MECHANICAL DIV

Personal Author(s) : Kahn,Miles N. ; Summitt,James K.

Report Date : 26 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 114

Abstract : The report provides a detailed description of the developmental decompression schedules tested for use with the Advanced Diving System (ADS) IV. The evolution of the developmental schedules into the final decompression schedules is presented. A brief description of facilities and procedures used in performing these dives is also provided. The report is based on an analysis of the diving logs of 121 dives over the period March 1967 through May 1968, personnel interviews with divers, and Navy records. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DIVING, DECOMPRESSION), (*DECOMPRESSION, TABLES(DATA)), UNDERWATER VEHICLES, TEST FACILITIES, BREATHING APPARATUS, DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS, DEEP SUBMERGENCE

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE