Active control of a drogue body

Aeronautics and astronautics – Aircraft structure – Fuel supply

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C141S382000

Reexamination Certificate

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10891510

ABSTRACT:
A refueling drogue adapted to connect to a refueling hose extending from a refueling aircraft. The refueling drogue may include an active control system, wherein, in an exemplary embodiment, the active control system is adapted to regulate the position of the drogue to maintain a substantially fixed orientation relative to a refueling aircraft.

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