Accession Number:

ADD018917

Title:

Trawling Sonar System

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 5 Aug 96, patented 10 Feb 98

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-02-10

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Disclosed is a sonar system comprising a platform, axially extendable supports projecting from the platform, a flexible cable array deployed from the platform means through said support means, and an acoustic detector connected to the flexible cable. By increasing the physical aperture of the sonar system, performance is enhanced.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE