Accession Number:

AD0801787

Title:

COMPILATION OF DATA ON CREW EMERGENCY ESCAPE SYSTEMS

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. Feb 1965-Aug 1966

Corporate Author:

BOEING CO RENTON WA

Report Date:

1966-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

356.0

Abstract:

A comprehensive group of appropriate open ejection seats, encapsulated ejection seats, cockpit pod capsules, separable nose capsules, and subsystems are described. The descriptions provide information on items such as initiation, crew positioning and restraint, emergency pressurization and oxygen, seat-man separation, capsule separation, rocket motors, rocket catapults, stabilization, deceleration, recovery parachute, landing impact attenuation, flotation, location aids, and survival equipment or provisions. Information is also provided on escape system performance, tests, accelerations experienced, stability characteristics, trajectories, escape time sequence, envelope dimensions, weights, production or development status, and projected system improvements.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Bombers
  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft
  • Transport Aircraft
  • VSTOL

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE