Proposals for a Pressurised Crew Environment Conditioning System for a Manned Orbital Vehicle

Made:
1959-03
part of archive:
Collection of papers relating to the Research and Development of a Full Pressure Suit
maker:
Wright, Ian B.
and
Sullivan, S.

A paper proposing initial designs for a compact independent regulatory system to intergrate human crew in a variety of high altitude vehicles with the intention to carry the same principles over to eventual British orbital space travel. Within the proposal, schematics are discussed for pressurisation, oxygen, ventilation and temperature regulation as well as suit and helmet design and assembly.

Details

Identifier:
YA2007.25/2/3/11
Subject:
Aerospace Engineering, Aeronautics, Airline Industry
Access:
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