Accession Number : ADA289569
Title : Ship Decoy.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 7 Oct 77, patented 26 Jul 94,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Handler, George S.
Report Date : 26 JUL 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : A decoy device for deployment in a marine environment to decoy heat seeking missiles from their intended target. The device consists of a canister of fuel and means for igniting the fuel. The canister is designed such that the operation of the device creates a spray of burning fuel and a resultant large radiation area decoy.
Descriptors : *ANTIMISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEMS, *SHIP DEFENSE SYSTEMS, *INFRARED DECOYS, GUIDED MISSILES, RADIATION, SHIPS, COMBUSTION, FUELS, HOMING DEVICES, CANISTERS, OCEAN ENVIRONMENTS, INFRARED HOMING, SPRAYS, PATENTS.
Subject Categories : Antimissile Defense Systems
Space Navigation and Guidance
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE