Accession Number : ADA318108

Title :   Halon Replacement Options for Use in Aircraft Fire Suppression Systems.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF AVIATION RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Tapscott, Robert

PDF Url : ADA318108

Report Date : SEP 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 65

Abstract : This report contains a summary of available fire suppression agents, their properties, and applicability in the various aircraft applications. Classes of agents, with presently available agents listed, are recommended for use in the development of test protocols. The test protocol developed for a class of agents can be used, with minor modifications, to test all agents belonging to that class.

Descriptors :   *AIRCRAFT FIRES, *FIRE SUPPRESSION, *FIRE EXTINGUISHING AGENTS, TEST AND EVALUATION, AIRCRAFT, POLYMERS, REPLACEMENT, FLUORINATED HYDROCARBONS.

Subject Categories : Helicopters
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE