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Robert Looker: Air cargo container. Satco, Lyon & Lyon, February 11, 1997: US05601201 (10 worldwide citation)

A cargo container for air or surface freight has roll-up doors to allow access, through the interior of the cargo container, to cargo contained in adjacent cargo containers. The roll-up doors include a curtain and a doorbar. Ramps and plates guide the roll-up doors into a pre-locked position. An int ...


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Gregory Albert Brekken, Rodney Orland Niemeier, Wallace Harold Larson: Air cargo vertical restraint assembly. Goodrich Corporation, Womble Carlyle, October 14, 2008: US07435043 (10 worldwide citation)

A vertical restraint and guide rail assembly includes a number of features which individually, or collectively, may be implemented to enhance performance. One such feature is a vertical restraint head whose forwardmost point is laterally offset from a longitudinal axis A that passes through the pivo ...


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Yugo Fukuhara, Toru Takasu: Loading bridge for air cargo loading. Mitsubishi Heavy, Armstrong Westerman & Hattori, December 9, 2003: US06659704 (10 worldwide citation)

In the conventional air cargo transportation system, the transportation of the cargo that is stored inside of the airport terminal building, to the area of the loading/unloading door is normally performed using the package/cargo carts. However, numerous workers were needed to load the cargo and driv ...


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Alexander V Danilychev: Air cargo container. McDonnell Douglas Corporation, Brooks & Kushman P C, April 11, 2000: US06047588 (9 worldwide citation)

An air cargo container includes a relatively-rigid housing defining an air-tight interior space of nominal volume within which to receive cargo. The housing substantially maintains the nominal volume of the interior space upon pressurizing or evacuating the interior space relative to ambient pressur ...


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Robert Looker: Light weight tensionable buckle. Lyon & Lyon, April 2, 1985: US04507829 (9 worldwide citation)

A buckle intended for use primarily with wide, flat strapping material used in the air cargo transportation industry. The buckle has a body member and an "over-center" handle member journaled on a journal pin attached thereto such that the handle member acts like a lever and the journal pin as a ful ...


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Robert Looker: Convertible air cargo container. Lyon & Lyon, June 8, 1993: US05217132 (8 worldwide citation)

A convertible air cargo container which may be used in the air freight industry. A slidable top cover allows the user to convert a standard cube shaped cargo container, for example, in an M1 configuration, to an AQ7 configuration. Secured to the slidable top cover by a hinge is at least one contoure ...


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Aaron J Roberts: Air cargo rollout stop. Goodrich Corporation, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, May 12, 2009: US07530774 (8 worldwide citation)

A cargo rollout stop includes a base, and a guide head pivotally mounted to the base. The guide head is movable between a raised blocking position, and a lowered non-blocking position. A retraction pedal is pivotally mounted to the guide head, and is movable between a first position and a second pos ...


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Ariel Neustadt: Single-point tensioning door system for containers. Air Cargo Equipment Corporation, Pretty Schroeder & Poplawski, September 16, 1997: US05667002 (8 worldwide citation)

A door for a container having a door frame with top, sides and bottom, the door having a flexible door panel with a top, sides and a bottom, with an arrangement for attaching the door panel top to the door frame top. Pulleys are attached to the door frame at the four corners of the frame. Three cabl ...


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Carder Frank B, Stumpe Warren R, Frassetto Bruno S, Bell Charles H: Cargo handling. Dorr Oliver Incorporated, April 11, 1972: US3655075 (8 worldwide citation)

An air cargo pallet handling technique utilizing a mobile aircraft loader, pallet dollies having unpowered pallet transfer surfaces, and a dolly-maneuvering tractor having a hitch for side coupling with the dollies, the loader having a powered extractor to operate the transfer surface of a dolly pos ...


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Edward Deets: Transparent Shipping Container. Mitchell A Smolow, September 21, 2004: US06793271 (8 worldwide citation)

A shipping container main storage unit is disclosed comprising a floor; a perimeter wall supported by a floor perimeter edge; an access opening within the perimeter wall; and a roof fastened to a top edge of a cap, a side edge of the cap fastened to the perimeter wall. The perimeter wall includes at ...