Accession Number:

AD0857025

Title:

Evaluation of Three Types of Airbag Decelerators by Drop Tests.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

WRIGHT AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1953-12-11

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

Comparison tests were conducted between three types of airbag decelerators to determine their relative merits in minimizing landing shock deceleration of cargo dropped by parachute. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Machinery and Tools
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE