Accession Number:

ADP012422

Title:

Design Concept and Test Results of Full Coverage Protection Suit (GKSA)

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GERMAN AIR FORCE INST OF AVIATION MEDICINE MANCHING (GERMANY)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

2.0

Abstract:

The optimum to regulate the temperature and humidity while wearing protective clothing is to be - in the applied technique - as close as possible to the physiological way of thermoregulation. The Full Coverage Protection suit is very close to this aim, several tests under high g, water immersion, cold water, cold air, heat and BC show very promissing results.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE