Accession Number : AD0521847

Title :   Ballistics Technology Review

Corporate Author : ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

PDF Url : AD0521847

Report Date : Jul 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 107

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.

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

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE