Accession Number : AD0894112

Title :   Aircraft Fuel Systems Hazardous Condition Indicator Study.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Jun 70-15 Nov 71,

Corporate Author : FALCON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CO ENGLEWOOD CO

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

Report Date : FEB 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 87

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. (Author)

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

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Ballistics
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE