Accession Number:

ADA005876

Title:

Comparative Characteristics of the Main Types of Climatic Clothing of Vostok Station Personnel,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-05-07

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Research was carried out on various types of clothing used in the Antarctic. The basic KAE suit made of camel hair was found to be the most suitable in extreme weather conditions. The protective properties of clothing can be improved by increasing the amount of air under the clothing.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE