MEASUREMENT OF TOXIC HAZARD DUE TO FIRING THE WEAPONS OF THE UH-1B ARMED HELICOPTER
GEOSCIENCE LTD SOLANA BEACH CA
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The toxic exhaust products of machine guns and rockets fired from armed helicopters can create a hazard for the crew. A toxic hazard evaluation was carried out with the UH-1B armed helicopter. Special methods were used to measure rapidly changing levels of carbon monoxide in the helicopter during actual flight testing. The exposure to metallic particles was also recorded.
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