|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||180/128 ; 104/23FS ; 180/121|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 10 인용 특허 : 0|
A ground effect vehicle of the type supported by a cushion of gas and especially adapted for use within specially constructed roadways providing guidance along a plurality of axes. The application describes vehicles having skirts with lower margins adapted to conform to the cross sections of the roadways, with the roadways preferably being of arcuate cross section whereby sustenance of the vehicle is accomplished by maintaining an air cushion between the skirt and the bottom portion of the roadway, and whereby turning of the vehicle is accomplished by th...
An improved air cushion vehicle comprising, in combination, means including an upper deck and a skirt depending from the peripheral edge of said deck and arranged so as to define the periphery of a primary air support plenum beneath said deck for supporting said vehicle above a surface, and means forming at least one secondary plenum lying laterally of said primary plenum, said secondary plenum being at least partially defined by a secondary plenum skirt depending from rigid means hingedly mounted with respect to said upper deck, means for supplying a vo...