US 9,810,513 B2
Munition modification kit and method of modifying munition
Keith A Kerns, Tucson, AZ (US); Brandon Cundiff, Oro Valley, AZ (US); and John J Spilotro, Tucson, AZ (US)
Assigned to Raytheon Company, Waltham, MA (US)
Filed by Raytheon Company, Waltham, MA (US)
Filed on Aug. 4, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/450,596.
Prior Publication US 2016/0363426 A1, Dec. 15, 2016
Int. Cl. F42B 33/00 (2006.01); F42B 12/20 (2006.01); F42B 12/32 (2006.01); F42B 10/64 (2006.01); F42B 12/04 (2006.01); F42B 25/00 (2006.01)
CPC F42B 33/001 (2013.01) [F42B 12/204 (2013.01); F42B 12/32 (2013.01); F42B 10/64 (2013.01); F42B 12/04 (2013.01); F42B 25/00 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A modification kit for providing enhanced fragmentation capabilities to an existing munition, the kit comprising:
an airframe;
preformed fragments within the airframe; and
one or more adapters to allow connection to an existing munition through openings in the airframe;
wherein the fragments are located outside of and surrounding a space within the airframe for receiving the existing munition.