Accession Number:

ADA199272

Title:

Proceedings of the SAFE Association Annual Symposium (20th), Held in Las Vegas, Nevada on 6-10 December 1982.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SAFE ASSOCIATION NEWHALL CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

343.0

Abstract:

Partial contents Ballistic protective headgear for navymarine corps rotary wing aircrew Molecular sieve generation of oxygen for field hospitals Extension of service life of rigid transfer lines SMDC Improving restraint system capabilities Heat stress related to the operation of canadian forces aircraft - a historical review and possible solution Development of helicopter underwater escape training for aircrew and passengers Operational readiness and the human factors environment In-flight rescue concept for combat helicopter crews - development and groundtests Physiological testing of a helicopter mobile aircrewman cooling system Down in the arctic Equipment and training for survival Portable vacuums for controlling asbestos hazards Unassisted through canopy ejection experience A servo controlled rapid response anti-g valve The AH-64 nitrogen inerting unit The air force chemical defense program Integration and focus An investigation of the fatality rates for different canopy modes of ejection Inflight loss of consciousness A study of post-egress procedures and techniques conducted to increase aircrew survival following emergency escape over water. Keywords Ejection seats, Oxygen equipment, Lapbelts, Prevention, Life support systems, Parachutes, Helmets, Escape systems, Wounds and injuries, Aviation accidents, Aviation safety, Accident investigations. AW

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Life Support Systems
  • Escape, Rescue and Survival
  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE