|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||F41G-007/20 F42B-015/01 F41G-007/00 F42B-015/00|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/003.15; 244/003.1; 244/003.11; 244/003.16; 244/003.19; 382/100; 382/103; 342/061; 342/062|
|우선권정보||EP-09250055 (2009-01-09); GB-0900418.5 (2009-01-09)|
|§371/§102 date||20100407 (20100407)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 11 인용 특허 : 21|
In a CLOS missile guidance system, target and missile tracking data e.g. video image data are acquired on a UAV and transmitted to the missile where they are processed to provide guidance control data to the missile. Alternatively the video image data may be transmitted to a command station where the guidance control data is generated and transmitted to the missile, preferably via the UAV.
1. A method of guiding a launched missile to a target comprising: acquiring, via sensor means at a sensor location remote from the missile, image data indicative of the relative positions of the launched missile and the target; transmitting the image data to the missile; utilising the image data on board the missile to generate control data for guiding the missile to the target, and controlling the launched missile in accordance with the control data to guide it to the target. 2. A method as in claim 1 wherein the image data is transmitted to the missile...