Accession Number : ADD003131

Title :   In-Flight Modulating Thrust Reverser.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : McCardle,Arthur , Jr ; Israel,George H , Jr ; Trombetta,Frank J ; Howard,David F

Report Date : 21 Sep 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The patent relates generally to the field of thrust reversers and, in particular, to a fully or substantially fully modulating-inflight thrust reverser to be added to the engine(s) of advanced fighter aircraft.

Descriptors :   *Jet engines, *Thrust reversal, *Patents, Hydraulic actuators, Variable area nozzles, Spoilers, Jet aircraft

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE