Accession Number : ADA219223


Title :   Implications of Advanced Technologies for Air and Spacecraft Escape


Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings


Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a219223.pdf


Report Date : Feb 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 109


Abstract : This Symposium addressed the latest technological advances in all areas which affect overall escape system performance and capabilities. Escapes from hypersonic vehicles and spacecraft were also considered. Partial contents: Development of acceleration exposure limits for advanced escape systems; Development of an ejection seat specification for a new fighter aircraft; Escape system research at RAE; Fighter escape systems -- The next step forward; Potential role of avionics in escape systems; Ejection seat training of jet pilots and weapons system officers at the German Air Force School of Aviation Medicine; The USAF Advanced Dynamic Anthropomorphic Manikin -- ADAM; Windblast protection for advanced ejection seats; Controllable propulsion for escape systems control; Spacecraft crew escape.


Descriptors :   *EJECTION SEATS , *ESCAPE SYSTEMS , AVIONICS , SYMPOSIA , CONTROL SYSTEMS , SPACECRAFT , TRAINING , SPECIFICATIONS , AIR , PILOTS , WIND , LIMITATIONS , CREWS , FRANCE , PROTECTION , JET FIGHTERS , SPACE CREWS , EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY) , BLAST , HYPERSONIC VEHICLES , WEST GERMANY , MANNEQUINS , ACCELERATION TOLERANCE , AVIATION MEDICINE


Subject Categories : Military Aircraft Operations
      Aircraft
      Manned Spacecraft
      Escape, Rescue and Survival


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE