Accession Number:

ADA127048

Title:

In-Flight Escape Experiences of Southeast Asia Prisoner of War Returnees,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INSPECTION AND SAFETY CENTER KIRTLAND AFB NM

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-09-03

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

During the Tenth Annual Symposium of the Survival and Flight Equipment SAFE Association, 2-5 Oct 1972, a special papers session addressed combat escape, evasion, and recovery of United States Air Force USAF personnel in Southeast Asia SEA. Specific subjects included escape and evasion problems, use of survival equipment, rescue and recovery of downed crewmen, and the role of life support training and training equipment. This paper will address the phase between shootdown and parachute landing of the 207 ejectionsextractionsbailouts.

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Weapons Effects (Biological)
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE