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Next Generation Fire Suppression Technology Program (NGP) FY1999 Annual Report

Published

Author(s)

Richard G. Gann

Abstract

The Department of Defense's Next Generation Fire Suppression Technology Program (NGP) has completed its third year of research into fire suppressant technologies to replace halon 1301. Progress is reported on new flame suppression chemistry, suppressant screening tests, new and improved aerosol suppressants, improved suppressant delivery, and viability of new suppressant technologies. As the NGP continues, it will focus on engine nacelle and dry bay fires in aircraft.
Citation
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 6479
Report Number
6479

Keywords

aircraft fires, fire, fire suppression, halon

Citation

Gann, R. (2000), Next Generation Fire Suppression Technology Program (NGP) FY1999 Annual Report, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.ir.6479 (Accessed October 6, 2022)
Created August 1, 2000, Updated November 10, 2018