Accession Number:

ADA127907

Title:

Qualification Test Report for 450 Gallon Crashworthy Fuel Tank for U.S. Air Force H-53 Helicopter. Volume 1

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

FIBER SCIENCE INC SALT LAKE CITY UT

Report Date:

1982-04-02

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

The filament wound, crashworthy 450 gallon H-53 external fuel tank was subjected to a series of qualification tests to verify the design. The tests described within the report include physical measurements, pressure, slosh and vibration, static load, vapor ignition, ballistic, fuel fire and crash impact.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE