Accession Number : ADD000437
Title : Fluidic Free Flight Sensor.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Hedeen,James O ; Ogren,Harvey D
Report Date : 18 Feb 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a free flight sensor adapted for use in munitions using ram air power to operate a mechanical safing means, sensing vertical velocity with a pitot-static pressure system and a two-axis fluidic accelerometer to sense vertical acceleration.
Descriptors : *Safety and arming(Ordnance), *Fluidic control, *Patents, Fluidics, Accelerometers, Free fall, Separation, Detection
Subject Categories : Fluidics and Fluerics
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE