Accession Number : AD0714137

Title :   Die Technischen und Medizinischen Erkenntnisse aus dem Ersteinsatz des UWL Helgoland (Technical and Medical Results Gained on the First Mission of the Underwater Laboratory Helgoland),

Corporate Author : DEUTSCHE FORSCHUNGS- UND VERSUCHSANSTALT FUER LUFT- UND RAUMFAHRT E V BAD GODESBERG (WEST GERMANY)

Personal Author(s) : Fust,H. D. ; Oser,H.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : After the report on marine biological experiments in this project in our zero number, contributions on the first results gained in the technical and medical field with the first mission in the North Sea are now following. One of the two authors, who conducted the technical operation, states that the manifold new developments especially the support barrel, have stood the test. He also reports on the working efficiency of some technical equipment of the 'UWL Helgoland' during operations under water. Member of the team was also a medical doctor who had the care of the crew. He now reports on the physical and psychical reactions of the team. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*UNDERWATER VEHICLES, *TEST FACILITIES), (*DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS, MEDICAL RESEARCH), (*DEEP SUBMERGENCE, DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS), CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERES, HELIUM, OXYGEN, COMPRESSORS, RESPIRATION, POWER SUPPLIES, COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, FOOD, BODY TEMPERATURE, ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY, DECOMPRESSION, OCEAN BOTTOM, WEST GERMANY

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology
      Marine Engineering
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE