POST CRASH AIRCRAFT FUEL-FED PREVENTION

Award Information
Agency: Department of Transportation
Branch: N/A
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 6889
Amount: $205,000.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1988
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Beltran Inc.
1133 E 35th St, Brooklyn, NY, 11210
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Michael R Beltran
 President
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Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
THE PROPOSED PROGRAM INVESTIGATES COST-EFFECTIVE METHODS TO MITIGATE OR OBVIATE POST-CRASH JET FUEL FIRES THROUGH THE USE OF FUEL ADDITIVES, NONSTRUCTURAL WING TANK MODIFICATIONS, ETC., OR THROUGH EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT CONTROL AND EXTINGUISHMENT OF THE JET FUEL-FED FIRE. A SYSTEMS APPROACH STUDYING THE MOST PROMISING METHODS SUCH ASTHE FOLLOWING WILL BE UNDERTAKEN: 1)LIMITING OR PREVENTING FUEL TANK LEAKAGE; 2)REDUCING FUEL FLAMMABILITY; 3)ISOLATIONOF THE FUEL FROM AREA WHERE IT MAY BE IGNITED OR CREATE A HAZARD IF IGNITED; AND/OR 4)SUPPRESSING SOURCES OF IGNITION.FURTHER THIS CONTRACT WILL QUALIFY FOR NEW YORK STATE SBIR FUND MATCHING PROGRAM WHICH CAN DOUBLE THE R&D ON THIS TOPOIC WITHOUT THE FAA EXPENDING FUNDS ABOVE THE ORIGINAL SBIR CONTRACT.

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