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Oxygen Breathing Systems

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 April 1942

Abstract

THE partial pressure of the oxygen content in the atmosphere decreases directly with the atmospheric pressure, i.e., with the altitude, the proportion of oxygen in the atmosphere (about 20·9 per cent) remaining practically constant in the substratosphere.

Citation

Weyl, A.R. (1942), "Oxygen Breathing Systems", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 14 No. 4, pp. 92-110. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb030889

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