Accession Number : AD0894112

Title :   Aircraft Fuel Systems Hazardous Condition Indicator Study

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Jun 1970-15 Nov 1971

Corporate Author : FALCON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CO ENGLEWOOD CO

Personal Author(s) : Custard, George H ; Hobbs, John K

PDF Url : AD0894112

Report Date : Feb 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 91

Abstract : The work covered by the report investigated the ways in which bullet perforations of fuel tanks might be sensed and indicated to the crew. The work included a literature survey, engineering analysis, and preliminary ballistic testing.

Descriptors :   *FUEL TANKS, *TERMINAL BALLISTICS, *WARNING SYSTEMS, ANTIAIRCRAFT GUNNERY, DETECTORS, FLUIDICS, LEAKAGE(FLUID), PENETRATION, TRANSDUCERS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Ballistics
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE