Contrails
The goal of the Contrails project is to help preserve and disseminate the technical record of 20th century aerospace research, highlighting in particular the research endeavors of the Illinois Tech community.

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Dynamic, Hot Surface Ignition of Aircraft Fuels and Hydraulic Fluids

Author(s): Donald J. Myronuk
Corporate Author: San Jose State University
Laboratory: Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 10/1/1980
Report Number: AFAPL TR 79-2095
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Small Laminated Axial Turbine Design and Test Program

Author(s): R. W. Vershure, Jr.; L. J. Meyer
Corporate Author: AiResearch Manufacturing Company of America
Laboratory: Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 12/1/1980
Report Number: AFWAL TR 80-2117
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An Exploratory Research and Development Program Leading to Specifications for Aviation Turbine Fuel from Whole Crude Shale Oil Part IV - Production of Samples of Military Fuels from Raw Shale Oils

Author(s): H. E. Reif; J. P. Schwedock; A. Schneider
Corporate Author: Aun Tech, Inc.
Laboratory: Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 2/1/1982
Report Number: AFWAL TR 81-2087 Part 4
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Evaluation of Explosafe Explosion Suppresion System for Aircraft Fuel Tank Protection

Author(s): A. Szego, K. Premji and R. D. Appleyard
Corporate Author: Explosafe Division, Vulcan Industrial Packaging Ltd.
Laboratory: Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 7/1/1980
Report Number: AFWAL TR 80-2043
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Flame Tube and Ballistic Evaluation of Explosafe Aluminum Foil for Aircraft Fuel Tank Explosion Protection

Author(s): Thomas A. Hogan and Charles Pedriani
Corporate Author: Fire Protection Branch, Fuels and Lubrication Division
Laboratory: Aero Propulsion Laboratory
Date of Publication: 4/1/1980
Report Number: AFWAL TR 80-2031
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