Accession Number : ADA199274

Title :   Proceedings of the SAFE Association Annual Symposium (22nd), Held in Las Vegas, Navada on 9-13 December 1984.

Corporate Author : SAFE ASSOCIATION NEWHALL CA

Report Date : 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 397

Abstract : Partial contents: Examination of fire safety of commercial aircraft cabins; A new high-fidelity human analog for ejection testing; Acceleration exposure limits for escape system advanced development; Computer tools and techniques for analysis of discrete data from aircrew automated escape systems (AAES); A single point release system for the advanced concept ejection seat (ACES) II survival kit and parachute risers; Development of a zero-prebreathe spacesuit; Yaw stabilization of an open ejection seat, fact or fantasy?; Development of an impermeable chemical defense protective ensemble (IMP); The future of advanced crew escape capsule technology; Development of mechanical components for advanced aircrew seating systems; How much inherent buoyancy is acceptable in a helicopter passenger immersion suit; A scientific method for determining the useful life of explosive devices in aircraft; The use of TLX energy transfer lines on the F-16 aircraft; Altitude and acceleration protection system for high performance aircraft. Keywords: Aviation safety, Aviation accidents, Oxygen equipment, Breathing apparatus, Survival personnel, Acceleration tolerance, Accident investigations, Restraints, Life support systems, Survival equipment, Human factors engineering, Protective equipment, Wounds and injuries, Blackout physiology. (AW)

Descriptors :   *AVIATION SAFETY, *ESCAPE SYSTEMS, *LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS, *PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT, *SURVIVAL KITS, ACCELERATION, ACCELERATION TOLERANCE, ACCIDENT INVESTIGATIONS, AIRCRAFT, AIRCRAFT CABINS, ANALOG SYSTEMS, AUTOMATION, AVIATION ACCIDENTS, BLACKOUT(PHYSIOLOGY), BREATHING APPARATUS, BUOYANCY, COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT, COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, EJECTION, EJECTION SEATS, EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY), FIRE SAFETY, FLIGHT CREWS, HIGH RATE, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, HUMANS, LIMITATIONS, MECHANICAL COMPONENTS, OXYGEN EQUIPMENT, PARACHUTES, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), PROTECTION, RELEASE, SAFETY, SEATS, STABILIZATION, SURVIVAL EQUIPMENT, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), SYMPOSIA, TEST AND EVALUATION, YAW.

Subject Categories : Military Aircraft Operations
      Life Support Systems
      Escape, Rescue and Survival
      Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE