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An aircraft is a machine that is able to fly by gaining support from the air.
Argon is a chemical element with symbol Ar and atomic number 18.
Bromine is a chemical element with symbol Br and atomic number 35.
Bromochlorodifluoromethane, also known by the trade name Halon 1211, or BCF, or Halon 1211 BCF, or Freon 12B1, is a haloalkane with the chemical formula CF2ClBr.
A bubble chamber is a vessel filled with a superheated transparent liquid (most often liquid hydrogen) used to detect electrically charged particles moving through it.
Carbon (from carbo "coal") is a chemical element with symbol C and atomic number 6.
Carbon dioxide (chemical formula) is a colorless gas with a density about 60% higher than that of dry air.
Chlorodifluoromethane or difluoromonochloromethane is a hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC).
In thermodynamics, a critical point (or critical state) is the end point of a phase equilibrium curve.
A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection device used to extinguish or control small fires, often in emergency situations.
A fire sprinkler or sprinkler head is the component of a fire sprinkler system that discharges water when the effects of a fire have been detected, such as when a predetermined temperature has been exceeded.
Fluorine is a chemical element with symbol F and atomic number 9.
Fluoroform is the chemical compound with the formula CHF3.
A fuel tank (or petrol tank) is a safe container for flammable fluids.
Gargamelle was a heavy liquid bubble chamber detector in operation at CERN between 1970 and 1979.
Gaseous fire suppression is a term to describe the use of inert gases and chemical agents to extinguish a fire.
The General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon is a single-engine supersonic multirole fighter aircraft originally developed by General Dynamics (now Lockheed Martin) for the United States Air Force (USAF).
Global warming potential (GWP) is a relative measure of how much heat a greenhouse gas traps in the atmosphere.
Halocarbon compounds are chemicals in which one or more carbon atoms are linked by covalent bonds with one or more halogen atoms (fluorine, chlorine, bromine or iodine –) resulting in the formation of organofluorine compounds, organochlorine compounds, organobromine compounds, and organoiodine compounds.
Hydrogen bromide is the diatomic molecule with the formula.
Hydrogen fluoride is a chemical compound with the chemical formula.
The UN numbers from UN1001 to UN1100 as assigned by the United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods.
Mainframe computers (colloquially referred to as "big iron") are computers used primarily by large organizations for critical applications; bulk data processing, such as census, industry and consumer statistics, enterprise resource planning; and transaction processing.
The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (a protocol to the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer) is an international treaty designed to protect the ozone layer by phasing out the production of numerous substances that are responsible for ozone depletion.
A neutrino detector is a physics apparatus which is designed to study neutrinos.
The ozone depletion potential (ODP) of a chemical compound is the relative amount of degradation to the ozone layer it can cause, with trichlorofluoromethane (R-11 or CFC-11) being fixed at an ODP of 1.0.
The ozone layer or ozone shield is a region of Earth's stratosphere that absorbs most of the Sun's ultraviolet radiation.
The Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format developed in the 1990s to present documents, including text formatting and images, in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.
Pentafluoroethane is a refrigerant with the formula CF3CHF2.
Pyrolysis is the thermal decomposition of materials at elevated temperatures in an inert atmosphere.
A telephone exchange is a telecommunications system used in the public switched telephone network or in large enterprises.
Toxicity is the degree to which a chemical substance or a particular mixture of substances can damage an organism.
Trichlorofluoromethane, also called freon-11, CFC-11, or R-11, is a chlorofluorocarbon.
Trifluoroiodomethane, also referred to as trifluoromethyl iodide is a halomethane with the formula CF3I.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
1,1,1,2,3,3,3-Heptafluoropropane, also called heptafluoropropane, FM200, HFC-227 or HFC-227ea (ISO name), as well as apaflurane (INN), is a colourless, odourless gaseous halocarbon commonly used as a gaseous fire suppression agent.
1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane (also known as norflurane (INN), R-134a, Freon 134a, Forane 134a, Genetron 134a, Florasol 134a, Suva 134a, or HFC-134a) is a haloalkane refrigerant with thermodynamic properties similar to R-12 (dichlorodifluoromethane) but with insignificant ozone depletion potential and a somewhat lower global warming potential (1,430, compared to R-12's GWP of 10,900).
1-Chloro-1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethane, C2HClF4, is a hydrochlorofluorocarbon used as a component in refrigerants offered as replacements for chlorofluorocarbons. HCFC-124 is also used in gaseous fire suppression systems as a replacement for bromochlorocarbons.
Bromofluoroform, CBrF3, Carbon monobromide trifluoride, Fluorocarbon 1301, Freon 13B1, Freon 13BI, Freon FE 1301, Halocarbon 13B1, Halon 1301, Halon 1301 BTM, Halon gas, Halon-1301, Monobromotrifluoromethane, R 13B1, R-13B1, Refrigerant 13B1, Trifluorobromomethane, Trifluoromethyl bromide, Trifluoromethylbromide, Trifluoromonobromomethane, UN 1009.