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9022322 Remotely-controlled emergency aerial vehicle  
Devices, systems and methods for utilizing a remotely-controlled aerial vehicle for emergency situations are disclosed. In an aspect of the present disclosure, a remotely-controlled aerial vehicle...
9003589 Floor of a dome module as an interface between an air passenger bridge or air passenger stairs and an airplane  
The subject matter of the invention is a floor of a dome module as an interface between an air passenger bridge or air passenger stairs and the airplane, wherein the floor comprises a stationary...
8925686 Collapsible staircase, notably for a vehicle such as an aircraft  
A collapsible staircase is provided with a set of flat parts, with each of the parts intended to function as steps. Each flat part can be moved between a first position and a second position. All...
8757327 Vehicle elevator systems and methods  
Ground-accessing elevator systems and methods are provided for transporting personnel between the ground level and one or more decks of multi-level vehicle such as a fixed-wing aircraft. The...
8746616 Mid-wing multi-deck airplane  
An airplane comprises a twin-deck fuselage in which an upper deck support structure is utilized for carry-through of a mid-mount main wing box. The main landing gear of the airplane is mounted to...
8459594 Emergency evacuation system, in particular for a tailless aeroplane  
A device for selective emergency evacuation of persons from a first level to a second level situated above the first level, or to a third level situated below the first level. For evacuation to...
8397431 Emergency jettison window pane and associated ejection system  
An ejection system for a window pane or panel which is affixed to a frame structure with at least one clamping seal. The system has means for ejecting the panel or window pane from the clamping...
8336825 Passenger stairway for an aircraft and method for pulling in and out the passenger stairway  
A passenger stairway, which may be integrated with an aircraft, contains at least one first stairway segment having a first plurality of steps and a receptacle device, and at least one second...
8215586 Evacuation slide systems  
Evacuation slide systems having extendable portions are detailed. The extendable portions of slides may be inflated separately from the main portions and actuated manually if desired....
8162262 Reconfigurable aircraft and associated methods  
A reconfigurable aircraft and associated methods. In one embodiment the reconfigurable aircraft comprises a plurality of payload retainers. The payload retainers are configured to receive and...
8066493 Inflation aspirator with collapsible barrel  
An aspirator for inflating an aircraft evacuation slide, emergency raft or other inflatable device includes a flexible, collapsible aspirator barrel that is inflated during operation to form a...
8066108 Vessel escape slides and associated equipment  
Systems for inhibiting installation of emergency escape slides behind bustles (or other covers) when removable safety pins (or similar objects) remain intact are addressed. Versions of the systems...
8061658 Latching device for an escape chute in an aircraft  
Latching devices are disclosed for an escape chute in an aircraft, wherein the escape chute has a girt bar for connection to the latching device and the escape chute is accommodated on an aircraft...
7984876 Aircraft walkway  
An aircraft 1 comprises a walkway 11 moveable between a stowed position and a deployed position. The aircraft may be arranged such that the walkway, in the deployed position, defines a path, at...
7828248 Aircraft walkway  
An aircraft 1 comprises a walkway 11 moveable between a stowed position and a deployed position. The aircraft may be arranged such that the walkway, in the deployed position, defines a path, at...
7789761 Recreational stairway slide  
A stairway slide assembly including an anchoring approach pad at the top of the stairway, an intermediate inflatable slide section for overlying the stairway steps and an deceleration section at...
7744033 Aircraft luggage handling system  
In one embodiment, a method of operating an aircraft having a passenger cabin and a cargo hold, comprises the steps of directing passengers to board the aircraft, directing passengers to deposit...
7641149 Multi-exit combined evacuation slide  
In one embodiment of a multi-exit evacuation slide for an aircraft, an inflatable evacuation slide for emergency evacuation includes two coupled inflatable portions. The first inflatable portion,...
7578469 Terminal docking port for an operational ground support system  
A terminal (14) for an airport (13) includes multiple servicing levels (82, 102). A ground support service sub-system is coupled to the servicing levels (82, 102) and is configured to mate with a...
7490795 Aircraft evacuation slide with primary gas relief valve  
An emergency evacuation slide system includes a control valve having a normally-open vent that closes after a predetermined period of time calculated to vent excess inflation gas produced by the...
7467764 Fuselage mounted evacuation slide system  
An inflatable evacuation slide system includes a slide pack that is ejected from its enclosure by means of an ejection bag, which inflates rapidly to force the evacuation slide out of the...
7449661 In-pipe heat trace system  
A heat trace system (10) is used for heating water to prevent freezing in a conduit (20) while servicing an aircraft positioned at a passenger loading bridge (52). An upstream fitting (26) is...
7380755 Frangible pneumatic latch  
An inflatable evacuation slide system includes an inflatable evacuation slide stored in a packboard compartment the cover panel of which is retained by a plurality of frangible pneumatic latches....
7367528 Airport system for operations, safety, and security  
A new and improved airport concept is disclosed herein. Redesigned aircraft would be allowed to dock in the terminal instead of pulling up to loading bridge. The nose section of the aircraft would...
7318566 Aircraft with a lift system  
An aircraft incorporates a lift system for guiding a lift cabin. The lift cabin 21 is capable of servicing several decks in the aircraft. A guiding structure is mounted inside the aircraft...
7314198 Aircraft evacuation slide with thermally actuated gas relief valve  
An inflation valve for use with an inflatable emergency evacuation slide includes a thermally actuated gas relief valve having an exhaust port the effective size of which increases with increasing...
7287727 Aircraft evacuation slide inflator having valve leakage trap and safety vent  
An inflatable aircraft evacuation slide system includes a primary valve, a bust disk and a valve leakage trap operatively disposed between the primary valve and the burst disk. The valve leakage...
7275715 Operational ground support system  
An integrated operational ground mobility and support system (10) that includes an aircraft (12) having one or more service openings on a side of the aircraft (12). The integrated support system...
7216386 Carabiner attachment bracket for a basket rescue stretcher  
A pair of carabiner mounting members are rigidly mounted or mountable to each top rail of a basket rescue stretcher. The carabiner mounting members are mounted or mountable spaced longitudinally...
7178954 System and method for guiding a passenger in an aircraft cabin  
To guide a passenger to the general location of his assigned seat in an aircraft cabin, the cabin is divided into several cabin zones that are individually identified by different colors of...
7128186 Airport bridge people lift  
The present invention is an aircraft people lift system for use in combination with a movable elevated passenger walkway/bridge having an attached auxiliary access stairway and landing platform....
7120959 Automated elevational adjustment of passenger loading bridge  
Vertical alignment of a movable bridge with a doorway of an aircraft is achieved by moving a sensor disposed on the movable bridge in a generally downward direction so as to sense a position of an...
7090168 Catenary girt arrangement for emergency evacuation slides  
A girt assembly for releasably connecting an evacuation slide to an aircraft includes superimposed flexible panels that are continuous at a pair of spaced connection points for connection with the...
6959658 Breakaway lacing for emergency evacuation slide  
A method of lacing together two parts of an inflatable evacuation slide uses a single piece of cord that is passed through multiple pairs of apertures formed in the two parts to be joined....
6877698 Aircraft evacuation slide inflation system using a stored liquified gas capable of thermal decomposition  
A system for deploying an aircraft emergency evacuation slide or other inflatable device utilizes an inflation gas that is stored in a partially liquified state. The inflation gas includes a...
6877696 Evacuation slide with leading edge spoiler  
An inflatable evacuation slide is presented that includes an aerodynamic spoiler to kill the lift caused by air flowing laterally over the slide. The slide preferably comprises a fabric sliding...
6863243 Multi-purpose aircraft servicing bridge  
A multi-purpose aircraft servicing system (10) for an aircraft (12) is provided. The system (10) includes a multi-servicing bridge 16 having a main bridge section (26) with a plurality of bridge...
6817579 Passenger transport module system for supersonic aircraft  
An autonomous passenger module is releasably carried on a super-sonic aircraft, such as a military fighter jet, for carrying plural passengers on supersonic and near space flights. The passenger...
6808142 Aircraft with a plurality of upper and lower cabins functioning as cargo compartments or passenger cabins and method of loading cargos for aircraft  
The aircraft with multi-level cabins functioning as a cargo cabin or passenger cabin comprises a first cabin provided with a cargo hatchway which is opened and closed by a cargo door on a...
6799741 Evacuation slide having trapezoidal outline  
An inflatable evacuation slide for emergency evacuation of an aircraft comprises a pair of main support tubes supporting a flexible sliding surface. The main support tubes taper from a widest...
6766986 Method and apparatus for controlling passenger flow on aircraft  
A method and apparatus for controlling passenger flow on an aircraft. The aircraft can include a fuselage having a passenger doorway, a door moveable relative to the doorway between an open...
6761337 Fast evacuation device for aircraft  
Fast evacuation device for an aircraft. An inflatable slide (18) is placed in a housing (20) close to an access door (16) to a cabin (14) of an aircraft. More precisely, the housing (20) is...
6698545 Escape slide  
An aircraft life raft assembly for use as a deployable escape slide from an egress opening of an aircraft. The escape slide is a longitudinally extending structure with a center line that extends...
6691952 Aircraft medical unit  
An aircraft medical unit comprises a front panel configured to fit in an aircraft cabin so as to form a divider inside the cabin and a spaced rear panel of substantially the same shape as that of...
6676082 Self-adapting escape slide  
The present invention comprises a system for determining and adjusting the angle at which an escape slide is oriented. The system comprises an inflatable slide having a primary inflatable slide...
6676358 Compact folding aircraft passenger ramp  
A mobile passenger ramp for loading and unloading aircraft, the ramp comprising having upper and lower frame sections connected pivotally so that the ramp can be folded for storage or movement...
6659404 Overboard venting inflation system and control valve therefor  
An inflation system for inflating an inflatable evacuation slide includes an enclosure containing an uninflated, stored evacuation slide. The enclosure is sealed by means of a tightly fitting...
6644596 Deployment system for inflatable structures  
A system for deployment of a vacuum-packed inflatable structure includes a primary cylinder with a primary valve that can be opened under a primary applied force for discharging a primary...
6598831 Device suspended to a carrier for rescuing people or equipment  
The present invention relates to a device suspended from a carrier craft for the recovery of persons or items of equipment, of the type comprising a connection (21) joining the craft to a foldable...
6595466 Boarding device for aircraft and flying wings equipped with such a device  
Boarding device for aircraft and flying wings equipped with such a device. The boarding device consists of at least one tunnel (20) connected to the outside of the aerodynamic shell (12) of the...

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