|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/149 ; 244/152|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 13 인용 특허 : 5|
A parafoil assembly includes a canopy having a plurality of generally parel inflatable cells and suspension lines extending from opposite sides of each of the cells toward a central area beneath the canopy when the canopy is fully deployed. At least one selected group of the suspension lines is reefed. A loop retains the reefed suspension lines and a cutter is mounted onto the loop and is adapted to cut the loop to release the reefed suspension lines. Upon initial deployment, non-reefed suspension lines are free to extend to permit full deployment of the...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A parafoil assembly comprising:a canopy including a plurality of generally parallel inflatable cells;suspension lines extending from opposite sides of each of said cells toward a central area beneath said canopy when said canopy is fully deployed, at least one selected group of said suspension lines being reefed;a loop for retaining said reefed suspension lines; anda cutter disposed adjacent said loop and adapted to cut said loop to release said reefed suspension lines;whereby upon initial deployment of said canopy, said suspe...