Accession Number:

AD0857024

Title:

Evaluation of Airbag Decelerator by Drop Tests.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

WRIGHT AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1953-09-25

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The document describes tests of an airbag decelerator varying the number, location, and size of its orifices and using different thicknesses of diaphragm material covering its orifices to determine the most favorable combination to minimize landing shock deceleration of cargo dropped by parachute. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE