Accession Number : ADD016068
Title : Ship Signature Modifier.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 27 Nov 68, patented 21 Sep 93,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Jasper, Norman H
Report Date : 21 Sep 1993
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : A unique system of disposition-controlled, water-filled, fabric bags is suspended from and and towed beneath a ship to effect the modification of the inherent water pressure signature thereof and thus prevent detonation of a marine mine programmed to be exploded thereby.
Descriptors : *PRESSURE SIGNATURES, *PATENTS, *MINE COUNTERMEASURES, *SHIP SIGNATURES, *UNDERWATER MINES, BAGS, DETONATIONS, FABRICS, DETONATIONS, PRESSURE, SHIPS, SIGNATURES, NAVAL MINE WARFARE, TOWED BODIES
Subject Categories : Underwater Ordnance
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE