Accession Number : ADD001713
Title : Torpedo Control.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Francois,Robert E ; Davis,William R ; Sandstrom,Wayne M
Report Date : 13 May 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : This invention relates to naval torpedoes of the type that produce a high yield explosion, and more particularly to control apparatus for use with same when intended to be fired from a 'hunter-killer' submarine. An object of the invention is to provide control apparatus for a torpedo, of the type referred to, which permits warhead detonation at minimum ranges and at depths providing maximum explosive effect.
Descriptors : *Antisubmarine ammunition, *Torpedoes, *Control systems, *Patents, Torpedo components, Torpedo trajectories, Guidance
Subject Categories : Torpedoes
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE