Accession Number : ADD017719

Title :   Infrared Decoy.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 4 Apr 79, patented 25 Jul 95,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Andreotti, John ; Hirschman, Abraham

Report Date : 25 Jul 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : A floating torch burning polydimethylsiloxane to provide a decoy over the intermediate infrared spectrum of a ship. (MM)

Descriptors :   *IGNITION, *INFRARED DECOYS, *PATENTS, INFRARED RADIATION, DRAG, TORCHES, SAFING AND ARMING(ORDNANCE), PYROTECHNICS, FLOATING BODIES, FIRING PINS

Subject Categories : Optical Countermeasures
      Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE