Accession Number : ADD015941

Title :   Torpedo Safety System.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 8 Dec 75, patented 20 Jul 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Will, Albert S ; Cioccio, Armand

Report Date : 20 Jul 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : This patent discloses a safety system for deterring a homing missile from attacking its launching vehicle whereby the launching vessel is enabled to alter the course and neutralize the detonator of the weapon.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *TORPEDOES, DETONATORS, HOMING, LAUNCHING, SAFETY, VEHICLES, WEAPONS

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Navigation and Guidance
      Ammunition and Explosives
      Torpedoes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE