Accession Number:

ADA038120

Title:

A Fluidic Generator as an Environmental and Safety Device for the SUU-53/A Cartridge Dispenser.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

HARRY DIAMOND LABS ADELPHI MD

Report Date:

1977-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

A fluidic generator, when mounted in an SUU-53A cartridge dispenser, allows the pilot to fire cartridges only when the aircraft is in flight and has reached a velocity of 170 indicated airspeed in knots KIAS for all flight altitudes below 140 KIAS the device is inoperative this inoperativeness makes the dispenser safe. The fluidic generator as an environmental safety and arming device was flight tested at subsonic and supersonic speeds and successfully passed all Military Standards qualifications.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluidics and Fluerics
  • Safety Engineering
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE