Accession Number:

ADD015370

Title:

Side-Mounted Rolling Airframe Missile Launcher.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 1 Aug 91, patented 14 Jul 92,

Corporate Author:

COURTNEY AND CO PHILADELPHIA PA

Report Date:

1992-07-14

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

An integrated sidemounting of a rolling airframe missile launcher with a 554 MK-45 gun mount is provided. The integrated gun-missile system permits simultaneous tracking of the missile system and gun system and, through software systems, allows the ships defensive system to automatically sequence through weapons as required. Chaff, decoys and flares may also be launched using the side-mounted missile launcher.

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE