Accession Number:

ADA030879

Title:

Aviator's Breathing Oxygen Purity

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1976-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

This report reviews the specifications by which Aviators Liquid Breathing Oxygen ABO is judged safe for use. The contaminants which are considered are methane, acetylene, carbon dioxide, total hydrocarbons, halogenated compounds, nitrous oxides, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, ozone, and water. These are discussed in detail, and limits are recommended based on the findings of this report.

Subject Categories:

  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE