blast deflector

blast deflector

[′blast di′flek·tər]
(aerospace engineering)
A device used to divert the exhaust of a rocket fired from a vertical position.

blast deflector

blast deflector
Sheets of metals or concrete structures meant to deflect upward jet efflux behind a parked jet aircraft on which static engine tests are conducted. A number of blast deflectors when joined together form what is called a blast fence.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Mooring Cable For Blast Deflector
yen]Jet Blast Deflector (JBD) testing was performed by F-35C Lightning II carrier variant (CV) aircraft CF-2 at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.
The F-35 integrated test force, along with the aircraft launch and recovery engineering team at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JB MDL), completed the first jet blast deflector (JBD) test on the F-35C Joint Strike Fighter, July 8.
He moved again but slowly because the jet blast deflector operators were in his way.
A new design layout extending the port side angle of the landing area has moved the foul line clear of jet blast deflector two.
Jet Blast Deflector (JBD) testing was completed by F-35 CV aircraft CF-2 at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.
We recently supplied a jet blast deflector to protect the main road from Dubai to Sharjah (AI Itthid Road) from aircraft taxiing in the Cargo Village area" says Bergin.
79m) high jet blast deflector which safely redirects engine exhaust out of the facility.
Once loaded, the canisters were elevated to the proper launch angle with emplacement of stabilizers and blast deflector.
As we headed toward cat 1 for the launch, the jet blast deflector (JBD) started to go up for a Greyhound, which was preparing to launch.
Rather than designing a blast deflector to withstand exhaust from taxiing aircraft, our lightest duty deflectors are intended to cope with what is referred to as high breakaway thrust.
During the past year, Super Hornets have successfully achieved numerous flight test objectives including land-based catapults and arrested recoveries, as well as catapult steam ingestion tests and jet blast deflector compatibility tests.