Accession Number : ADA137130
Title : Development of a Pressurized Anti-Exposure Barrier System.
Descriptive Note : Interim rept. Oct 81-May 83,
Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WARMINSTER PA AIRCRAFT AND CREW SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY DIRECTORATE
Personal Author(s) : Lewyckyj,J. Z.
Report Date : 01 MAY 1983
Pagination or Media Count : 77
Abstract : A protective foam barrier was conceived to serve as a normal flight garment to enhance flame resistance, reduce adverse thermal conduction, and provide flotation during emergency conditions. Preliminary studies investigated feasibility of utilizing pressurized foam between two layers of cloth to envelop the wearer's torso and limbs.
Descriptors : *Foam, *Flight clothing, Pressurization, Feasibility studies, Naval equipment, Safety, Thermal insulation, Test and evaluation
Subject Categories : Protective Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE