Accession Number : ADD013674
Title : Void Filler Foam Fire Suppression System.
Descriptive Note : Filed 16 Dec 80, patented 5 Oct 82,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Heitz, Roger M ; Hill, Franklin
Report Date : 05 Oct 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : A laminated barrier comprising alternate layers of rigidized low density cellular material and ballistic nylon cloth useful in an aircraft for minimizing projectile and shrapnel damage, and possible fuel ignition in the fuselage caused by groundfire in the vicinity of fuel tanks located adjacent to the engines.
Descriptors : *FUEL TANKS, *LAMINATES, *PATENTS, *FIRE PREVENTION, *AIRCRAFT FIRES, AIRCRAFT, AMMUNITION FRAGMENTS, BALLISTICS, BARRIERS, CELLS, DAMAGE, FABRICS, FUELS, FUSELAGES, GUNFIRE, IGNITION, LAYERS, LOW DENSITY, MATERIALS, NYLON, FIRE SUPPRESSION, PENETRATION, FOAM RUBBER, NATURAL RUBBER, PROJECTILES
Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
Military Aircraft Operations
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE