Accession Number : AD0163863

Title :   Fiberoptic Clearance Light System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Ferrara,Peter B.

Report Date : 31 OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to a device whereby problems with individual lamps on helicopter blades are minimized by use of a single source of white light and fiberoptic cables to pipe the light together with colored lenses (e.g. red for port and green for starboard).

Descriptors :   (*FIBER OPTICS, *PATENTS), (*HELICOPTERS, *LIGHTING EQUIPMENT), ILLUMINATION, IDENTIFICATION LIGHTS, AVIATION SAFETY, ROTOR BLADES(ROTARY WINGS)

Subject Categories : Helicopters
      Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE