Patent Number: 7,823,510

Title: Extended range projectile

Abstract: A projectile and method of extending the range of the projectile. The projectile includes a storage tank operable to release a working fluid through an exhaust manifold to at least partially fill a wake aft of the projectile during projectile flight.

Inventors: Hobart; Stephen Alan (Huntsville, AL), Kokan; Timothy S. (Madison, AL), Minick; Alan B. (Madison, AL), Massey; Frederic H. (Tullahoma, TN)

Assignee: Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne, Inc.

International Classification: F42B 12/20 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00