Ballistic Evaluation of Aircraft Explosion Suppression Materials
Final rept. Dec 1975-Mar 1976
AIR FORCE FLIGHT DYNAMICS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH
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This report presents the test results of a comparison of the ballistic performance of coarse and fine pore hybrid polyether urethane foams blue, coarse and fine pore polyester urethane foams red and yellow, Astrocated red foam, and a metal arrestor Explosafe, made by Vulcan Industrial Packaging Limited, Canada. The materials were primarily tested wet JP-4 with a stoichiometric mixture. Threats included 23-mm HEI and 50-Caliber API. The report contains information about the test set-up, results, conclusions, and the fuelair ratio measurement system.