Accession Number : AD0773756

Title :   U. S. Navy Development of a Mission Specific Fighter Helmet.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WARMINSTER PA CREW SYSTEMS DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Lamb,Matthew J.

Report Date : 10 DEC 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The Naval Air Development Center is conducting a development program to provide a head protective system specifically designed to meet aircraft applications and mission profiles of the fighter community. The primary design criteria is to minimize the limitations imposed on the pilot's ability to proficiently perform in a high 'g' environment. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Helmets, *Aeronautics, *Pilots, Feasibility studies, Naval research, Acceleration tolerance, Specifications, Test methods, Head(Anatomy)

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE