Accession Number : ADD000845

Title :   Aircraft Canopy Actuator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pisano,Frank T

Report Date : 22 Jun 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This invention relates to an aircraft canopy actuating mechanism and has for an object to provide such a mechanism which is capable of acting as a remover to unlock and jettison the canopy in case of emergency for the escape of personnel and also to provide greater convenience for opening and closing the canopy.

Descriptors :   *Aircraft canopies, *Jettisonable equipment, *Patents, Gears, Drive shafts, Drives, Electric motors, Clutches

Subject Categories : Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE