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Publication Citation: Aircraft Cargo Area Fire Detection (NISTIR 6146)

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Author(s): D Blake; J O'Sullivan; S Hammann; M L. Kolleck; Thomas G. Cleary;
Title: Aircraft Cargo Area Fire Detection (NISTIR 6146)
Published: March 01, 1998
Abstract: Overviews of fire deteciton in aircraft cargo areas were presented by David Blake of the Federal Aviation Administration, John O'Sullivan of British Airways, Scott Hammann of Boeing Company, and Matt Koleck ofBooz-Allen & Hamilton. The breakout discussion sessions were headed by Thomas Cleary of NIST and Davis Blake of the FAA. The following sections are a synthesis of their comments.
Citation: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 6146
Keywords: fire detection, fire detection systems, cargo space, telecommunications, smoke detectors, false alarms, decision making, commercial aircraft
Research Areas: Building and Fire Research
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