|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 22 인용 특허 : 12|
A guided aerial delivery device which can be used to safely and accurately deliver a payload and supplies from an aircraft in flight to a specific target location in a reduced time. The aerial delivery device uses an overloaded ram-air drogue parachute controlled by a guidance system to steer the payload towards the intended target. When a selected altitude is reached, a recovery parachute is activated and the payload descends the remaining distance under the recovery parachute.
What is claimed is: 1. An aerial delivery device capable of delivering a payload, comprising: an overloaded ram-air drogue parachute; a descent control system, to which said overloaded ram-air drogue parachute is connected, for steering said overloaded ram-air drogue parachute; wherein the descent control system includes a suspension plate with one or more suspension straps attached to said suspension plate for engaging the payload, said payload being suspended below said suspension plate and descent control system prior to the deployment of the recover...