Accession Number : ADA199275

Title :   Proceedings of the SAFE Association Annual Symposium (24th), Held in San Antonio, Texas on 11-13 December 1986.

Corporate Author : SAFE ASSOCIATION NEWHALL CA

Report Date : 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 312

Abstract : Partial contents: Limb flail injuries in USAF ejections; Decompression tests of the french personal flight equipment in 439 - VHA 90; Acceleration loading tolerance of selected night vision goggle systems: A model analysis; Simulation of a highly dynamic G-time profile: A predictive algorithm for crewmember acceleration tolerance; A computer simulation of the hybrid II manikin head-neck system; The crest windblast protection system design; Evaluation of fall protection equipment by prolonged motionless suspension of volunteers; The development of emergency parachute systems for the voyager world flight; Human tolerance enhancement in high onset rate, high sustained +GZ with a pulsating servo anti-g valve; Koch emergency egress lighting systems for adverse optical conditions for military and commercial aircraft and other applications; Space shuttle orbiter ejection seat survey. Keywords: Aviation safety, Aviation accidents, Night vision, Fire protection, Protective equipment, Escape systems, Oxygen generators, Biodynamics, Parachutes, Performance engineering, Breathing apparatus, Survival kits, Molecular sieves, Protective masks, Bioinstrumentation. (AW)

Descriptors :   *AVIATION SAFETY, *ESCAPE SYSTEMS, *PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT, *SURVIVAL KITS, *LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS, ACCELERATION, ACCELERATION TOLERANCE, ADVERSE CONDITIONS, AVIATION ACCIDENTS, BIODYNAMICS, BIOINSTRUMENTATION, BLAST, BREATHING APPARATUS, COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT, COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, DECOMPRESSION, EMERGENCIES, EXITS, EXTREMITIES, FIRE PROTECTION, GOGGLES, GRAVITY, HUMANS, LIGHT SOURCES, LOADS(FORCES), MILITARY AIRCRAFT, MODELS, MOLECULAR SIEVES, NIGHT VISION, NIGHT VISION DEVICES, OPTICAL PROPERTIES, OPTIMIZATION, OXYGEN GENERATORS, PARACHUTES, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), PROTECTION, PROTECTIVE MASKS, PULSES, SAFETY, SERVOVALVES, SIMULATION, STAGNATION, SUSPENSION DEVICES, SYMPOSIA, TEST AND EVALUATION, TOLERANCES(PHYSIOLOGY), VALVES, VOLUNTEERS, WIND, WOUNDS AND INJURIES, SURVIVAL EQUIPMENT.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE