Accession Number : ADD009795

Title :   Aircraft Self-Sealing Fuel Tank.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Villemain,Herbert F

Report Date : 24 Aug 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Disclosed is a fabrication technique for, and the structure of, a flexible self-sealing fuel tank having a preactivated sealant constructed by laying-up over an innerliner, positioned on a form, prefabricated panels having a self-sealant member stitched into a rubber-coated outer wrap. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Self sealing fuel tanks, *Fabrication, Aircraft, Panels, Sealing compounds

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE