Accession Number:

ADD020088

Title:

Antenna for Deployment from Underwater Location

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, filed 16 Jun 2003

Corporate Author:

NAVAL UNDERSEA WARFARE CENTER DIV NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-06-16

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

A slotted antenna comprises a plurality of loop structures and interconnecting conductors that define a slot. The antennas can operate in a single band or over multiple bands. Flexible or inflatable substrates enable easy storage aboard an underwater craft and facilitate deployment and towing behind an underwater craft with minimal chances of detection.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Submarine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE