|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/152; 244/150; 102/387|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 6 인용 특허 : 34|
An apparatus for controlling the drag area growth of a parachute canopy during airborne descent with sensors attached to the payload for facilitating modification of the schedule of release of a parachute canopy reefing mechanism. A control processor is included that can receive and/or calculate a schedule for disengaging the reefing on the parachute. One or more wireless transmitters at the payload transmit the releasing signal from the payload to the reefing mechanism normally located adjacent the parachute canopy. The control processor can also be con...
We claim: 1. A parachute reefing control apparatus for use with a payload attached through suspension lines to a parachute having a canopy with a canopy reefing device and a reefing release mechanism for controlling canopy inflation and airborne descent after deployment thereof, said parachute reefing control apparatus comprising: A. a reefing control processor means mounted with respect to the payload and preprogrammed with a release schedule for generating of at least one release signal therefrom; B. a wireless transmitter means mounted with respect t...