|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||890/018.09 ; 890/018.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 19 인용 특허 : 2|
The invention features a self-contained enclosure-plus-enclosed contexture and the implementation thereof in a multi-phase launching system, according to which the waterborne first phase entails naturally (buoyantly) induced motion, and at least the airborne second phase entails artificially (technologically) induced motion. Typical inventive practice provides a launch canister which is exteriorly configured to be hydrodynamically efficient while moving buoyantly upward in response to hydrostatic pressure, and which has a chamber for stowing an air vehic...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. Apparatus comprising a canister, an air vehicle, discharge means and sensing means;said air vehicle having a fore vehicle end and an aft vehicle end, said sensing means being operatively connected to said canister, said sensing means being capable of sensing a physical change associated with the desubmergence of at least a portion of said canister, said sensing means being capable of sending a communication in accordance with said physical change, said discharge means being situated at said aft vehicle end and being capable ...