Wow! That's a bomb! Should be very popular as a car bomb in areasNope, not dangerous, as I said. It could not go into commercial production if it was. It uses a carbon fiber fuel tank.Gasoline, on the other hand does cause fires. Pretty bad ones.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_vehicleAll four major manufacturers who are developing CAT cars have designed safety features into their containers as opposed to hydrogen's issues of damage and danger involved in high-impact crashes. Air, on its own, is also non-flammable. It was reported on Discovery's Beyond Tomorrow that on its own carbon-fiber is brittle and splits; but creates no shrapnel.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_engine#DisadvantagesAs with most technologies, compressed air has safety concerns, mainly the catastrophic rupture of the tank. Rigid safety codes make this a rare occurrence at the cost of weight: codes may require the working pressure to less than 40% of the rupture pressure for steel bottles and less than 20% for fiber-wound bottles. High pressure bottles are fairly strong so that they stay unruptured in crashes and follows the ISO 11439 standard.
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