|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/003.22 ; 244/003.15|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 18 인용 특허 : 6|
A system and method for defending a vehicle against an approaching threat, is disclosed. A threat approaching the vehicle is identified. A rigid body is then deployed from the vehicle. Means associated with the body are provided for allowing controlled, guided propulsion of the body to position a reference axis of the body to a desired orientation relative to the threat and to translate the body substantially perpendicular to the reference axis, so as to eliminate the threat.
[ What is claimed and desired to be secured by Letters Patent of the United States:] [1.]1. A system for defending a vehicle traveling at a substantial velocity, comprising:(a) means for identifying a threat approaching said vehicle;(b) means for deploying a rigid body from said vehicle, said means for deploying the body being separate from said rigid body, said means for deploying providing a force sufficient to provide separation from said vehicle but being insufficient to generate an intercept trajectory, primarily; and(c) means associated with said b...