Accession Number:

AD1028757

Title:

Dynamic Performance Assessment of Side Facing Troop Seats During Impact

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Jan 2013,01 Apr 2016

Corporate Author:

ORISE Oak Ridge United States

Report Date:

2016-04-30

Pagination or Media Count:

67.0

Abstract:

The Aircrew Biodynamics and Protection Group of the Applied Neuroscience Branch 711 HPWRHCPT agreed to conduct a dynamic comparative test program of currently-fielded side facing troop seats. The test program consisted of impact testing of stock UH-60, CV-22, and CH-53 seats. The tests were conducted to compare how effectively the seats protected occupants ranging from the 5th percentile female to 98th percentile male. A series of ten tests using each type of seat was performed.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE