Accession Number : AD0164889
Title : Destructible Parachute.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Pepper,William B. , Jr. ; Buxton,Robert J.
Report Date : 04 JUN 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent relates to a destructable parachute including a canopy of a flammable material having a pyrotechnic coating thereon, a payload object and suspension lines interconnecting the canopy and the payload object to provide for the suspension.
Descriptors : *Parachutes, *Parachute fabrics, *Patents, Flammability, Igniters, Pyrotechnics, Coatings, Self destruct devices
Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE