|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||F42B-015/01 F42C-015/20 F42C-015/40 F42B-025/00 F42B-012/04 F42B-012/36 F42B-012/44 F42C-015/00|
|미국특허분류(USC)||244/003.14; 244/003.19; 102/262|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 2 인용 특허 : 146|
A weapon and weapon system, and methods of manufacturing and operating the same. In one embodiment, the weapon includes a warhead having destructive elements. The weapon also includes a folding lug switch assembly that provides a mechanism to attach the weapon to a delivery vehicle and is configured to close after launching from the delivery vehicle, thereby satisfying a criterion to arm the warhead. The weapon still further includes a guidance section including an antenna configured to receive mission data before launching from the delivery vehicle and ...
1. A weapon, comprising: a warhead including destructive elements; anda guidance section including a single, ring antenna about a surface of said warhead, said antenna being configured to receive mission data including global positioning system ephemerides employing an inductive field before launching said warhead from a delivery vehicle and further configured to receive instructions after launching said warhead from said delivery vehicle to guide said weapon to a target. 2. The weapon as recited in claim 1 wherein said antenna employs radio frequency to...