Accession Number:

AD0636044

Title:

EFFECTIVE LIFE SUPPORT HELMETS.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

BIOTECHNOLOGY INC ARLINGTON VA

Report Date:

1963-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

146.0

Abstract:

Contents Philosophy of current protective helmet Defects of current Navy helmets Accident data related to APH-5 performance Improved accident reporting procedures related to helmet performance Cooling and ventilation requirements for life support helmets Communications requirements for life support helmets Lens and visor systems influencing helmet design Oxygen requirements in future helmet design Dynamic testing of protective helmets Design criteria and parameters of life support helmets Navy philosophical considerations in future helmet design Summary of recommended specifications for improved life support helmet.

Subject Categories:

  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE