Accession Number:

ADD013103

Title:

Convert Recovery or Signalling System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 4 Dec 78, patented 20 May 80,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1980-05-20

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

A signalling system for downed aircrew recovery, The system uses an infrared laser beam aimed at a search aircraft which has a detector and a position indicator to locate the transmitter so that the downed crew may be rescued. Patent.

Subject Categories:

  • Escape, Rescue and Survival
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Target Direction, Range and Position Finding
  • Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE