|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/135.R; 244/001.R; 244/135.A|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 17 인용 특허 : 4|
The in-flight refueling of a squadron of aircraft by a tanker by means of the same refueling hose requires the formation of a queue and the determination of the number of passes, one or possibly two, by each aircraft to the refueling hose, which constitutes a refueling sequence. Although the order in the queue is simple to establish, since it often corresponds to a classification by decreasing quantities of fuel demanded, the same does not apply to the number of passes to the refueling hose, which must be minimized while still respecting the endurances o...
1. A method of managing the in flight refuelling of a squadron ( 1 ) of n aircraft A 1 , . . . , An from the same refuelling hose of a tanker ( 2 ), making it possible to generate a refuelling sequence on the basis of taking into account a refuelling rendezvous point P, the number n of aircraft in the squadron ( 1 ), the amounts of fuel Q 1 , . . . , Qn demanded by the aircraft A 1 , . . . , An of the squadron ( 1 ) and the maximum distances L1, . . . , Ln that can be covered by each aircraft in the squadron ( 1 ) in waiting for the start of refuelling, ...