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SPE OBOGS: On-board Oxygen Generating SystemRegulations require oxygen usage by commercial airliners during check out and during certain aircraft configurations. This oxygen is drawn from a high pressure on-board cylinder storage system. In a typical aircraft, oxygen cylinder removal for oxygen ground servicing is conducted every 4 to 6 weeks. In the early 1990's, it was recognized that an on-board oxygen generating system (OBOGS) could provide an economic advantage for the airlines. An in-flight service evaluation (ISE) of the SPE-OBOGS by United Technologies Corporate is in the planning stage.
Document ID
19970009457
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Smith, William F. (United Technologies Corp. Windsor Locks, CT United States)
McElroy, James F. (United Technologies Corp. Windsor Locks, CT United States)
Date Acquired
August 17, 2013
Publication Date
December 1, 1996
Publication Information
Publication: Space Electrochemical Research and Technology
Subject Category
Man/System Technology and Life Support
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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