Accession Number : ADD001905

Title :   Integral Aircraft Barrier Net.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Weingarten, Joseph L

Report Date : 05 Aug 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The patent is for an air cargo barrier net having a front net section releasably attached within an aircraft cargo compartment in restraining contact with the forwardmost cargo load, an integral top net section attached over the upper surface of the cargo load, and connecting lines quick-releasably connected from the front and top net sections to existing cargo tiedown rings installed on the floor of the cargo compartment. The upper surface of the front net section is slidably attached to a pair of horizontal tracks mounted on the ceiling of the cargo compartment and permitting the easy relocation of the net to various positions in the cargo compartment.

Descriptors :   *AVIATION SAFETY, *CARGO NETS, *PATENTS, BARRIERS, RESTRAINT, CORDAGE, RELEASE MECHANISMS, RELOCATION, PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT, EMERGENCIES

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE