Accession Number : ADD001148

Title :   Rocket-Thrown Missile.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Saholt,Orville J ; Stoehr,Donald

Report Date : 25 Feb 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This invention relates to ordnance equipment, and more particularly to recently developed rocket-thrown weapons of a type carrying an anti-submarine payload and characterized by a high-speed airflight phase but safely-reduced payload water-entry speed.

Descriptors :   *Antisubmarine ammunition, *Rocket assisted projectiles, *Patents, Antisubmarine weapon projectors, Projectile trajectories, Deceleration, Parachutes, Water entry

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE