Accession Number:

AD0749616

Title:

Projectile for Testing Parachute Systems with Fullscale Mockups of Loads (Dummies),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-07-05

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The invention described pertains to a sytem to permit parachute testing with full-scale load mockups of considerable overall dimensions and any configuration. A disk holding the parachute system to be tested is secured to the end of a cylindrical projectile fired from a pneumatic or gas cannon. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE