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US20090166469 Aircraft arrestor system and method of decelerating an aircraft  
An arrestor system and method of decelerating an aircraft. The arrestor system has a base with at least one tile made of a plurality of particles being arranged such that the particles form a...
US20110011974 LAUNCH AND RECOVERY SYSTEM FOR UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES  
A method of launching and retrieving a UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) (10). The preferred method of launch involves carrying the UAV (10) up to altitude using a parasail (8) similar to that used to...
US20130020437 STABILIZED AGGREGATES AND OTHER MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES FOR PURPOSES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ENERGY ABSORPTION  
Described are materials and structures for absorbing energy. The materials and structures are well suited for arresting aircraft and other vehicles, although their purposes need not be so limited....
US20150100182 METHOD FOR FIGHTER TAKEOFF AND LANDING WITHIN ULTRA-SHORT DISTANCE (ULTRA-STOL)  
A method for a fix-wing fighter to take off and land on an ultra-short distance is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for a fighter to take off with an ultra-short distance may include...
US20140367514 HOLDING CONTAINER FOR SHOCK ABSORBING SELF-DEPLOYABLE DEVICE  
A device for absorbing impacts of a parachutist or airdropped package upon landing, which can equip a harness, and/or a skydiver or dropping pallet for performing the aircraft jump without any...
US20110204180 Ground-based apparatuts for take off, landing and taxiing of aircraft  
An apparatus for the take-off, landing and taxiing of an aircraft without undercarriage system or with retracted undercarriage, wherein the apparatus comprises a ground-based undercarriage, the...
US20100044507 Crash Attenuation System for Aircraft  
A crash attenuation system for an aircraft, the system having an airbag carried by the aircraft and inflatable generally adjacent an exterior of the aircraft. The airbag has at least one vent for...
US20090242693 SYSTEM FOR SHIPBOARD LAUNCH AND RECOVERY OF UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLE (UAV) AIRCRAFT AND METHOD THEREFOR  
A system to launch and recover an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) aircraft has a pole member attached to a deck of a ship. An arm member is attached to the pole member and extends away from the pole...
US20150239578 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR LAUNCH AND RETRIEVAL OF A HOVERING AIRCRAFT  
Various embodiments of the present disclosure provide an apparatus and method for launch and retrieval of a hovering aircraft. Generally, the apparatus of the present disclosure is configured to...
US20120091272 HARPON D'ANCRAGE PAR EXEMPLE D'UN AERONEF ET SYSTEME D'ANCRAGE COMPORTANT UN TEL HARPON  
An anchoring harpoon (1) intended in particular for an aircraft, capable of cooperating with an anchoring grate (2) of a platform, includes a jack member (3) including a cylinder element (4)...
US20080154445 Method, system, and computer program product for performance monitored aircraft rejected takeoff braking  
In exemplary embodiments, braking of an airplane is controlled during a rejected takeoff. A rejected takeoff of an airplane from a runway is initiated. Position of the airplane is determined, such...
US20080308673 Secure System and Method for Aircraft Emergency Landing  
A secure system and method for aircraft emergency landing are provided. The system includes a movable board, a detecting device, a controlling system and a buffering device. The detecting device...
US20140263851 Water Vehicles  
Equipment and methods which combine the use of wave powered vehicles and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or drones). A UAV can be launched from a wave-powered vehicle, observe another vessel and...
US20100051741 Unmanned air vehicle  
An unmanned air vehicle for military, land security and the like operations includes a fuselage provided with foldable wings having leading edge flaps and trailing edge ailerons which are operable...
US20130175382 System, method and apparatus for widespread commercialization of hydrogen as a carbon-free alternative fuel source  
A hydrogen airship for efficiently transporting hydrogen from where it can be economically made to where it is most needed using specially designed airships. Hydrogen can be delivered from the...
US20090189016 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR RECOVERING AND CONTROLLING POST-RECOVERY MOTION OF UNMANNED AIRCRAFT  
Systems and methods for recovering unmanned aircraft and controlling post-recovery motion of the aircraft are disclosed herein. An aircraft recovery system for recovering an unmanned aircraft in...
US20130341462 Apparatus and Method for Retrieving Unmanned Aerial Vehicles  
A system and method for recovering unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) uses the fact that many small UAVs can hover in a vertical or near-vertical attitude. An exemplary system includes two or more...
US20170158352 MULTICOPTER-ASSISTED SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LAUNCHING AND RETRIEVING A FIXED-WING AIRCRAFT  
The present disclosure provides various embodiments of a multicopter-assisted launch and retrieval system generally including: (1) a multi-rotor modular multicopter attachable to (and detachable...
US20170121035 FOAMED GLASS COMPOSITE MATERIAL AND A METHOD FOR USING THE SAME  
A method of slowing an aircraft overrunning a runway, including paving an area immediately beyond the end of a runway with foamed glass bodies to define a bed, covering the bed with a layer of...
US20160347192 POST-TYPE APPARATUS FOR CONTAINING AND CHARGING UNMANNED VERTICAL TAKE-OFF AND LANDING AIRCRAFT AND METHOD OF CONTAINING AND CHARGING UNMANNED VERTICAL TAKE-OFF AND LANDING AIRCRAFT USING THE SAME  
An apparatus and method for containing and charging an unmanned VTOL aircraft are disclosed. The apparatus for containing and charging an unmanned VTOL aircraft includes a post, an extended...
US20160097170 FOAMED GLASS COMPOSITE ARRESTOR BEDS AND METHODS FOR MAKING AND USING THE SAME  
A method of making a foamed glass composite engineered material arresting system for aircraft arrest, including heating glass frit to a temperature of between about 1500 degrees Fahrenheit and...
US20160033245 Missile for Implanting Actuator in a Room or Building  
A new form of missile, for implantation of an actuator within a wall or building, is provided. In some aspects of the invention, the missile comprises an enclosed actuator, deployed upon...
US20160011592 Methods and Apparatus for Persistent Deployment of Aerial Vehicles  
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for persistent deployment of aerial vehicles. The present application discloses a mission control system that is configured to control and manage one or more...
US20150276353 MODULARIZED ARMOR STRUCTURE WITH UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLE LOADED AND ARMORED VEHICLE USING THE SAME  
An armored vehicle includes: a basic armored vehicle having a predetermined basic external armor; a modularized armor structure exchangeably attached to the basic external armor; and an unmanned...
US20150266575 SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC TAKEOFF AND LANDING BY INTERCEPTION OF SMALL UAVS  
A system for facilitating automated landing and takeoff of an autonomous or pilot controlled hovering air vehicle with a cooperative underbody at a stationary or mobile landing place and an...

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