Accession Number : ADD015847

Title :   Sonobuoy for Forming Virtual Vertical Sensing Arrays.

Descriptive Note : Patent, filed 8 Jul 92, patented 29 Jun 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Sullivan, Edmund J

Report Date : 29 Jun 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A sonobuoy for forming a plurality of virtual vertical arrays, the sonobuoy having means for receiving and expelling water to cause said sonobuoy automatically to descend and rise in a water environment, whereby to form sequentially a plurality of virtual vertical arrays.

Descriptors :   *SONOBUOYS, *UNDERWATER ACOUSTICS, *PATENTS, ARRAYS, ENVIRONMENTS, WATER, VERTICAL ORIENTATION

Subject Categories : Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE