Accession Number : AD0869199

Title :   Controlling Steam Emission from TC13 Mod 0 Catapult Slot by Maintaining a Vacuum in the Water-Brake Plenum.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 68-Nov 69,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR TEST FACILITY LAKEHURST NJ

Personal Author(s) : Schollenberger, Robert L.

Report Date : 15 MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The report presents the efforts put forth to effectively reduce the emission of steam from the steam catapult slot by maintaining a vacuum in the water-brake plenum through the use of an exhaust fan and incorporating segmented-type cylinder slot and cover seals. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NAVAL AIRCRAFT, LAUNCHING), (*CATAPULTS, STEAM), (*STEAM, CONTROL SYSTEMS), AIRCRAFT CARRIERS, SHIP DECKS, VISION, MODIFICATION KITS.

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE