Accession Number : AD0164198

Title :   Launch Bar Installation.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Smith,Harold R.

Report Date : 07 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The invention relates to aircraft nosewheel landing gear structures and more particularly to a launch bar mechanism capable of braking the nosewheel prior to its retraction within the aircraft wheel well.

Descriptors :   (*Brakes, *Patents), (*Carrier based aircraft, Nose wheels), Landing gear, Braking, Airborne, Catapults

Subject Categories : Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE