Helicopter drop testing of Type B packages in UK

@article{Vaughan2007HelicopterDT,
  title={Helicopter drop testing of Type B packages in UK},
  author={R. Vaughan and L. M. Farrington},
  journal={Packaging, Transport, Storage & Security of Radioactive Material},
  year={2007},
  volume={18},
  pages={163 - 169}
}
Abstract Testing was carried out in UK in 1986 to demonstrate the ability of two type B packages designed to pass the 9 m drop test criteria in the IAEA SS6 1985 transport regulations, to provide a high degree of containment even under an extended drop test as might result from a package being released from an aircraft in a mid air incident at high altitude. The tests showed that the contents would be completely contained within the containment vessel of the package. The present paper is… Expand
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