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Free fall simulator

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WO2004026687A3
WO2004026687A3 PCT/US2003/025726 US0325726W WO2004026687A3 WO 2004026687 A3 WO2004026687 A3 WO 2004026687A3 US 0325726 W US0325726 W US 0325726W WO 2004026687 A3 WO2004026687 A3 WO 2004026687A3
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Prior art keywords
fan
fall
free
simulator
system
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PCT/US2003/025726
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French (fr)
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WO2004026687A2 (en )
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Kathryn W Hatlestad
Bruce C Lindahl
Kent J Moses
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Aero Systems Eng Inc
Kathryn W Hatlestad
Bruce C Lindahl
Kent J Moses
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    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B64AIRCRAFT; AVIATION; COSMONAUTICS
    • B64DEQUIPMENT FOR FITTING IN OR TO AIRCRAFT; FLYING SUITS; PARACHUTES; ARRANGEMENTS OR MOUNTING OF POWER PLANTS OR PROPULSION TRANSMISSIONS IN AIRCRAFT
    • B64D23/00Training of parachutists

Abstract

A free fall simulator with a flight chamber, a fan system to generate airflow in the flight chamber, and a noise attenuation housing substantially enclosing the fan system.
PCT/US2003/025726 2002-08-20 2003-08-18 Free fall simulator WO2004026687A3 (en)

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