Accession Number : ADD000086
Title : Parachute Decoupling Apparatus.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Matsuo,Jon T
Report Date : 04 Dec 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a decoupling apparatus between a parachute and its deployment means, such as a pilot chute, that is actuated automatically when the parachute has been deployed approximately to a full stretched-out condition prior to inflation.
Descriptors : *Parachutes, *Release mechanisms, *Patents, Deployment, Cutters, Separation
Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE