Accession Number:

ADA030579

Title:

Draft Military Characteristics for Army Aircraft Crewman's Protective Mask.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY AVIATION TEST BOARD FORT RUCKER ALA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-08-08

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A protective mask to provide individual Army aircraft crewmen with respiratory protection against agents encountered in the event of toxicological warfare. The mask must provide protection with a minimum interference to safety and operation of the aircraft. The mask should be lightweight, comfortable, easily donned and doffed and simple to maintain. Sufficient masks should be provided to Army units to provide protection to crew members of all aircraft in the theater of operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE