Accession Number : ADD003212

Title :   Conformal Helmet Antenna.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Kershaw,Joseph E

Report Date : 24 Aug 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes an antenna which conforms to the surface of a nonmetallic helmet for man-on-the-move communications. A metallic electronics housing mounted on the helmet and judiciously arranged antenna fingers comprise the radiating structure which is operable over a wide band of frequencies without tuning.

Descriptors :   *Omnidirectional antennas, *Patents, Helmets, Conformal structures, Broadband

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE