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Academy cadets’ invention to support battlefield Airmen awarded patents

The Auto Belay Insertion System allows operators to engage a one-handed brake without compromising rapid descent and emergency detachment from the rope in hostile environments. A team of Air Force Academy cadets were listed as named inventors for this technology on three patents awarded by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. (Courtesy photo)

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