diluter-demand oxygen system


diluter-demand oxygen system
An aircraft oxygen system that delivers mixed, or diluted with air, oxygen to maintain a constant partial pressure of oxygen as the altitude changes. The system allows 100% oxygen to be supplied in an emergency. See also demand oxygen system.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

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