Accession Number : ADD000029
Title : Guidance System for Straight Running Vehicles.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Licata,William H
Report Date : 25 Sep 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a guidance system for heading control of a straight running vehicle, such as a torpedo, using a rate gyro with integrator and logic circuitry which measures the rate of angular deviation from course and which returns the vehicle to the previous intended track.
Descriptors : *Torpedoes, *Guidance, *Patents, Gyroscopes, Integrators, Logic circuits, Control systems
Subject Categories : Torpedoes
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE