Accession Number : AD0521847

Title :   Ballistics Technology Review.

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 104

Abstract : This report documents a briefing by the chiefs of various laboratories within the Ballistic Research Laboratories at AMC Headquarters on 25 August 1971. The subject of the briefing was the status of ballistics technology. Selected topics covering developments in Terminal, Exterior, and Interior Ballistics were discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BALLISTICS, REVIEWS), ORDNANCE, WEAPONS, INTERIOR BALLISTICS, EXTERIOR BALLISTICS, TERMINAL BALLISTICS, ARMY RESEARCH (U) ACCURACY, ADVANCED WEAPONS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, QUALITY CONTROL, HIGH PRESSURE, ARMOR PLATE, PENETRATION, FORCE(MECHANICS), MAGNUS EFFECT, SPALLATION, FRAGMENTATION AMMUNITION, SABOT PROJECTILES, ROCKET ASSISTED PROJECTILES, SHAPED CHARGES, ANTITANK AMMUNITION, SPIN STABILIZED AMMUNITION, ROCKETS, GUIDED MISSILES, ARTILLERY, SMALL ARMS, GUN BARRELS, EROSION

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE