Accession Number:

AD0262976

Title:

DYNA-SOAR EJECTION SEAT AND SURVIVAL SYSTEM

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

BOEING CO SEATTLE WA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

60.0

Abstract:

A study was made of the design, fabrication, performance and testing requirements for an ejection seat and survival system. The equipment was designed to provide for pilot escape and survival from the Dyna-Soar glider. Preproduction Effectiveness, Test methods, Tracks Aerodynamics, Packaging, Jettisonable equip ment, Parachutes, Catapults, Tests, Tempera ture, Vibration, Reliability, Production. Open-ended Terms Dyna-Soar. A study was made of the design, fabrication, performance and testing requirements for an ejection seat and survival system. The equipment was designed to provide for pilot escape and survival from the Dyna-Soar glider. Preproduction tests were made of ejection seat and rail assemblies, rocket catapult and parachute assemblies, reserve and survival kits, and packaging for reliability, and for compliance with military specifications. Temperature and vibration and environmental tests were also made.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE