Accession Number:

AD0912417

Title:

Use of Catapult Slot-Seal-System to Control Above-Deck Steam Emission.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 71-Apr 73,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL AIR TEST FACILITY LAKEHURST NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-07-30

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

This report deals with the efforts put forth to develop a catapult slot-seal-system design to limit the emission of steam from the catapult trough during aircraft launches. This system produced satisfactory results on the TC13 Mod 0 catapult but is yet to be completely evaluated on a shipboard catapult.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE