US 9,809,298 B2
Drainage system
Hiromu Okamoto, Tokyo (JP); Masayoshi Suhara, Tokyo (JP); Ryuichi Nagase, Tokyo (JP); Toshikazu Shigetomi, Tokyo (JP); and Morimasa Ishida, Aichi (JP)
Assigned to MITSUBISHI AIRCRAFT CORPORATION, Aichi (JP)
Filed by MITSUBISHI AIRCRAFT CORPORATION, Aichi (JP)
Filed on Dec. 22, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/977,928.
Claims priority of application No. 2015-26297 (JP), filed on Feb. 13, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0236769 A1, Aug. 18, 2016
Int. Cl. B64C 5/02 (2006.01); B64C 1/14 (2006.01)
CPC B64C 5/02 (2013.01) [B64C 1/1453 (2013.01)] 12 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A drainage system for an aircraft which discharges moisture having entered inside any of structures of an airframe of an aircraft from that structure, the drainage system comprising:
a drainage channel which includes an introduction end and a discharge end, and by a capillary action delivers moisture introduced from the introduction end toward the discharge end; and
a heater which heats and dries the moisture delivered through the drainage channel.