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Progress Under the Next Generation Fire Suppression Technology Program (NGP)in 1999

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Author(s)

Richard G. Gann

Abstract

The goal of the Department of Defense's Next Generation Fire Suppression Technology Program is to develop and demonstrate, by 2005, technology for economically feasible, environmentally acceptable and user-safe processes, techniques, and fluids that meet the operational requirements currently satisfied by halon 1301 systems in aircraft. This paper summarizes the research accomplishments in FY1999 in new flame suppression chemistry, suppressant screening tests, new and improved aerosol suppressants, improved suppressant delivery, and viability of new suppressant technologies.
Citation
Halon Options Technical Working Conference

Keywords

fire, fire suppression, halon

Citation

Gann, R. (2000), Progress Under the Next Generation Fire Suppression Technology Program (NGP)in 1999, Halon Options Technical Working Conference, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=860033 (Accessed May 18, 2024)

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Created May 4, 2000, Updated February 17, 2017