|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||141/387 ; 114/261 ; 137/615 ; 212/146|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 24 인용 특허 : 0|
An apparatus is disclosed for refueling an aircraft primarily fron a ship at sea, the ship being subject to changes in vertical and horizontal position due to pitch, roll, and heave, and combinations thereof. The apparatus comprises a first beam having a first end pivotally attached to the ship and extending upward therefrom. A second beam is pivotally attached at its first end to the second end of the first beam and extends substantially in a horizontal direction therefrom and preferably is supported by an air spring mounted between the first and second...
An apparatus for refueling an aircraft from a ship at sea, said ship subject to changes in vertical and horizontal position due to pitch, roll, and heave, comprising: a first beam having first and second ends, said first end pivotally attached to said ship; a second beam having first and second ends, said first end pivotally attached to said second end of said first beam; positioning means coupled to both said first beam and said ship adapted to adjust the angular position of said first beam with respect to said ship in response to a first control signal...