Accession Number : ADD000446

Title :   An Improved Armored Helicopter Seat.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Eggert,Walter S

Report Date : 23 Nov 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The patent application relates to an improved helicopter seat with improved crash characteristics and includes four crash attenuating struts for seat support during normal use and adjusting means to move the seat into positions so that the majority of pilots may fly the helicopter in comfort.

Descriptors :   *Aircraft seats, *Armor, Patents, Helicopters, Energy absorbers, Struts, Crash resistance

Subject Categories : Helicopters
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE