Accession Number : AD0164119
Title : Aircraft Seat Restraint Tensioning Mechanism.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Noble,Herman ; Hartel,Edward H.
Report Date : 26 SEP 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The patent relates to a novel and improved system for restraining the pilot or occupant in a seat during an emergency situation. The improved system includes a lever assembly which, when operated, draws opposite ends of a lap belt downwardly and forwardly so as to minimize the tendency of the pilot to submarine under the belt.
Descriptors : (*Mechanical fasteners, *Patents), (*Aircraft seats, *Safety harness), Fastenings, Safety devices, Actuators
Subject Categories : Aircraft
Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE