|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/117.A; 244/158.A; 165/041|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 5 인용 특허 : 7|
The present invention is generally directed to an environmental control system (and method of using the same) that is capable of conveying conditioned gases toward at least one target component (e.g., an electrical or propulsion component) of a flight vehicle such as an aircraft, spacecraft, or launch vehicle. The environmental control system of the invention generally includes a low-weight, flexible ducting. The low weight of the ducting may make it possible for the ducting to be installed into the flight vehicle utilizing one or more attachment assembl...
1. A flight vehicle comprising:a body; a first mechanical component interconnected with said body of said flight vehicle; and an environmental control system for conveying conditioned gases toward said first mechanical component of said flight vehicle, wherein said environmental control system comprises ducting having an annular sidewall disposed about a central, longitudinal reference axis that extends along a length dimension of said ducting, and wherein said ducting comprises a weight of no more than about 0.30 lbs. per foot of said length of said duc...