Accession Number : ADD002693

Title :   Two Area Rocket Nozzle.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pannella,Edward A

Report Date : 16 Mar 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to a device whereby a pintle screwed into an explosive bolt and released when the bolt is exploded is used to alter the area of a rocket nozzle while the rocket is in flight.

Descriptors :   *Rocket nozzles, *Variable area nozzles, *Patents, Explosive bolts, Pintles, Nozzle area ratio

Subject Categories : Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE