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Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions

Ernest B. McFadden

Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions

by Ernest B. McFadden

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Published by Federal Aviation Agency, Office of Aviation Medicine in [S.l.] .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics -- Safety appliances.,
  • Airplanes -- Seats.

  • Edition Notes

    SHORT ANALYTIC RECORD. EVALUATE FOR SUBJECTS LATER.

    StatementErnest B. McFadden, James M. Simpson.
    SeriesAM -- 66-13., AM (United States. Office of Aviation Medicine) -- 66-13.
    ContributionsSimpson, James M., United States. Office of Aviation Medicine.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15555805M

    Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions by: McFadden, Ernest B. Published: () Alternative methods for flotation seat cushion use final report / by: Funkhouser, Gordon E. Published: (). AbleData, W. Broad Street, Suite , Falls Church, VA Se habla ined for the Department of Health & Human Services' (HHS) National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) by New Editions Consulting.

      Flotation devices. Know where they are located and when to inflate them; Life vests (under seat, if available), life rafts, and some seat cushions and evacuation slides can be used as flotation devices; Know how to use your life jacket, even if it seems you are only flying over land. Computer Aided Design of Aircraft Seats Ricardo Jorge Martins Mesquita Instituto Superior Técnico Lisboa, Portugal, November [email protected] Abstract In the present work we studied the modeling and computer simulation of the structure of an airplane seat very similar to the structure used in the current economy class Size: 1MB.

    Flotation devices (i.e. seat-bottom cushions) will do fine. Until they started flying over the Gulf of Mexico to get between Texas and Florida quicker, Southwest Airlines didn't have any lifevests -- just the seatbottom cushions. As you will see, these seat cushions are well constructed. It features a soft, quilted top, and quality materials throughout. The inside is a combination of 1 inch memory foam followed by a ½ of medical-grade gel, with 1½ inch of high-density foam. The bottom of the pad also features a non-slip rubber material stitched on, /5(44).


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Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions by Ernest B. McFadden Download PDF EPUB FB2

Title: Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions Author: McFadden EB, Simpson JM Keywords: aircraft seats, survival(personnel), buoyancy, life. Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions 1 v.

(OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: E B McFadden; James M Simpson; United States.

Office of Aviation Medicine. FLOTATION CHARACTERISTICS OF AIRCRAFT PASSENGER SEAT CUSHIONS I. Introduction.

It should be noted here that the flotation Due to community pressure and noise-abatement capability of escape slides as group flotation programs, takeoff and landing flight patterns of devices was not disregarded.

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Flotation Characteristics of Aircraft passenger Seat Cushions. McFadden. Format Type: PDF. A seat cushion including a soft foam cushion constructed from open cell foam for comfort, and a plurality of closed cell foam pieces distributed within the open cell foam cushion for flotation and structural support, such as for use as a bottom cushion on an aircraft by: 4.

This cushion has a hard layer between several of the thin foam layers. You should never be able to drop a cushion on its side on the floor and hear a loud thud.

If this cushion is thrown to a person in need, this hard layer slides around in the case and could hurt someone/5().

BACKGROUND. The properties of aircraft bottom seat cushions are known to have a strong influence on the lumbar load performance of g (acceleration of gravity) dynamically certified aircraft passenger seats.

Aircraft seat cushions must be periodically replaced due to wear and abuse during normal Size: 1MB. Initial evaluation and follow-up reports related to IFD seat cushions: DOT/FAA/AM/13 - Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions DOT/FAA/AM/1 - Flotation and survival equipment studies DOT/FAA/AM/20 - Alternative Methods for Flotation Seat Cushion Use.

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Development of an Optimized Seat Cushion Design Methodology ABSTRACT Seat cushions for high-performance aircraft are typically selected for their ability to meet stringent specifications.

One of the major criteria is the safety performance during an ejection. To address the design goals of cushion and material selection, a computational. SunMate is used in aircraft seating for its: absorption and dissipation of impact forces.

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Flotation Characteristics of Aircraft-passenger Seat Cushions. Author: E. Cushions can be divided into four categories: foam, viscoelastic foam, gel, and fluid flotation.

Which cushion is best for a patient depends on pressure evaluation, lifestyle, postural stability, continence, and cost. 48 Pressure mapping can be a very useful component in the objective determination of the interactions between the seating.

Confor Form (formerly called Temperfoam) is the conforming foam cushion that was developed for the “Astronaut’s Couch” back in the Apollo space program. Confor Foam has the capability of absorbing a tremendous amount of impact shock compared to common polyfoam and it is flame resistant.

It is an excellent product that will give your seats Brand: Spruce. Flotation characteristics of aircraft seat cushions were evaluated with respect to their utilization as individual flotation devices.

The Federal Aviation Agency Technical Standard Order C Applications for seat cushions include: pilot/co-pilot, passenger, flight attendants, observer, and military. We also manufacture flight crew mattresses. Service. Our services include a complete design and sample department capable of cushion blueprints, duplication of cushions through electronic digitization, and creation of working prototypes.

Title and Subtitle: Flotation characteristics of aircraft-passenger seat cushions. Report Date: April Authors: McFadden EB, Simpson JM. Abstract: Flotation characteristics of aircraft seat cushions were evaluated with respect to their utilization as individual flotation devices.

The Federal Aviation Agency Technical Standard Order C Cushion Foam Buying Guide 2 2 aiie neprises n. ( 2 2 2 Do I need a higher density than on my boat. While it is true that higher density foams have more longevity, densities of about are considered industry standards for boat seats.

Most File Size: KB. Answer 1 of 8: Strange request I know, but we are traveling to Europe and after just a 3 hour plane ride I am usually so sore and my back and tailbone are in pain. Has anyone found a good product like an inflatable cushion that is very lightweight, compact, and.

The flotation chamber must also be capable of oral inflation in the event of failure of the gas cartridge. Description of Noninflatable Types. Seat cushions, head rests, arm rests, pillows, or similar aircraft equipment are eligible as flotation devices under this standard provided they fulfil minimum requirements for safety and performance.

Cushions for aircraft seats are made with fire-resistant flotation foam laminate comprising alternating layers of soft open-cell foam and closed-cell flotation foam. USA1 - Cushions and foam material for use in aircraft seats, and associated methods of manufacture - Google PatentsCited by: 9.Seat cushions are not designed nor intended to be used as flotation devices.

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