US Patent No. 10,694,615

ELECTRICALLY CONNECTING MULTI-LAYER INSULATION BLANKETS


Patent No. 10,694,615
Issue Date June 23, 2020
Title Electrically Connecting Multi-layer Insulation Blankets
Inventorship Mohammad Danish Khan, Meersburg (DE)
Assignee Airbus Defence and Space GmbH, Taufkirchen (DE)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,694,615

1. An apparatus comprising:at least two multi-layer insulation (MLI) blankets, including a first MLI blanket and a second MLI blanket, each MLI blanket having at least two bonding points, including a first bonding point and a second bonding point of the first MLI blanket, and a first bonding point and a second bonding point of the second MLI blanket;
wherein the second MLI blanket further has a grounding point configured to be grounded;
wherein the first bonding point and the second bonding point of the first MLI blanket are each electrically connected to either or both of the first bonding point and the second bonding point of the second MLI blanket; and
wherein the first bonding point and the second bonding point of the second MLI blanket are each electrically connected to either or both of the first bonding point and the second bonding point of the first MLI blanket.