Accession Number:

AD0786404

Title:

Infrared Search and Rescue Device PR 0765.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

UNITED AIRCRAFT CORP NORWALK CONN NORDEN DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-08-21

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

An infrared device for locating swimmers in the water by detecting the infrared radiation emitted by the head and face is described. It affords a vastly increased probability of detection over the usual visual search techniques.

Subject Categories:

  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE