The prevention of fire in the air

Warner, Edward P (Massachusetts Inst. of Tech)
naca-tm-144
September 1922


On an airplane, the safeguards adopted may be divided into three classes, those intended to prevent a fire from getting started, those intended to put it out if it does get under way, and, finally, those designed to limit the damage which a fire can do.

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