Accession Number : ADD007084

Title :   Boost Assisted Missile Launcher,

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Holt,Lloyd J ; Panlaqui,Clayton

Report Date : 26 Dec 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : This invention pertains to missile launching apparatus. In particular, it pertains to self powered missile launching apparatus which accelerates the missile to launch speed during initiation of a rocket motor. In even greater particularity, the present invention pertains to boost assisted missile launchings which do not require external fasteners on missiles which interfere with aerodynamic performance.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Guided missile launchers, *Plugs, *Hydraulic actuators, *Pneumatic actuators, Inventions, Systems engineering, Rare gases, Rocket engines, Boost phase

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE