Accession Number : ADD002855
Title : Air Bladder Seat Cushion for High Acceleration Cockpit.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Roberts,Edward O
Report Date : 29 Jun 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The patent concerns a high acceleration cockpit-ejection seat having an air bladder-liner element acting as a cushion/pad and inflatable to effectively provide a significant backward tilt to, and thus greatly increase the pilot's tolerance to the high g-loads associated with fighter aircraft maneuvering at high speeds.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Ejection seats, *Cockpits, Cushioning, Inflatable structures, Tolerances(Physiology), High acceleration, Fighter aircraft
Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft
Escape, Rescue and Survival
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE