Accession Number:

AD0662208

Title:

EFFECTS OF DOWNWASH UPON MAN

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY AEROMEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT FORT RUCKER AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

The threats imposed upon man by helicopter and VTOL downwash are explored. Information is derived from 1 reference material, 2 mathematical calculation, 3 individual data collection, and 4 personal experience. Eight types of threat are explored in some detail, and conclusions are drawn concerning needs for protection.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE