Accession Number:

ADD010945

Title:

Laser Hardened Missile Casing Structure.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-02-14

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

A laser hardened casing structure for a missile or the like is described which comprises, in a preferred embodiment, a pair of thermally protective layers with a laser hardened barrier layer sandwiched there between and comprising a heavy metal bearing resin impregnated carbon fabric, all of said layers being adhesively joined and secured to the outer surface of the casing structure to be protected.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE