Accession Number : ADD012922

Title :   Passive Arm Retention Curtain.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Zenobi,Thomas J

Report Date : 26 May 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A pilot arm retention system for an aircraft ejection seat which includes inertia reels and a parachute is comprised of a pair of nets connected between respective sides of the seat and a pair of deployment straps which are releasably coupled to the inertia reel straps and parachute risers and routed down over the front of the seat through a pair of snubbers to fixed points on the cockpit floor. Patents; pilot seats.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *EJECTION SEATS, INERTIA, REELS, NETS, PARACHUTES, PILOT SEATS, SNUBBERS, COCKPITS, FLOORS, DEPLOYMENT, STRAPS, ARMS(ANATOMY), FLIGHT CREWS, RESTRAINT, POSITIONING REACTIONS

Subject Categories : Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE