Missile Safety System for Assuring Minimum Safe Distance
Patent, Filed 28 Dec 64, patented 23 Mar 99
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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The invention pertains to an arming and safing system for a missile having an acceleration responsive mechanism for actuating a timing device upon launching to insure arming only after the passage of predetermined period of time, and an omni-directional impact switch for activating a dudding switch in case of missile impact at a distance less than a minimum safe distance from the launching vehicle.
- Guided Missile Warheads and Fuzes
- Underwater-Launched Guided Missiles
- Safety Engineering