Accession Number : ADD007928

Title :   High Efficiency Propulsion System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Cobb,Bernie J

Report Date : 24 Jun 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A high efficiency propulsion system for launching a rocket or projectile with higher delivered specific impulse than can be delivered with a given propellant using a conventional rocket or recoilless gun and still maintain a recoilless launch condition. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Rocket launchers, *Launchers, *Propulsion systems, Projectiles, Recoil, Specific impulse, Launch tubes, Propellants, Gas generator engines, Sustainer engines, Inventions

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE