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Advanced Technology for Fire Suppression in Aircraft

Published

Author(s)

Richard G. Gann

Abstract

In its decade of systematic research (1997-2006), the NGP revitalized the field of fire suppression science. The NGP arose as a result of a discovery that garnered the Nobel Prize for two accomplished chemists and legislation that turned science into public policy. This book tells the story of how the NGP came about, what research was performed, how it modernized the thinking in the field, and the technical findings that emerged related to fire suppression in aircraft.
Citation
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 1069
Report Number
1069

Keywords

aircraft fires, fire, fire research, fire suppression, halon

Citation

Gann, R. (2007), Advanced Technology for Fire Suppression in Aircraft, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.SP.1069 (Accessed May 31, 2023)
Created November 6, 2007, Updated November 10, 2018