Accession Number : AD0690596

Title :   ARTILLERY AND ROCKETS,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Sergeev,G. M.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 434

Abstract : General description of operation and working principles of artillery pieces, ammunition, and optical and electronic equipment. Methods of directing fire against stationary and mobile targets. Principles and operation of rocket structure, propulsion- and guidance systems. Description of radar, laser, and nuclear devices and principles. Explanations of the principles of computer technology and quantum-mechanical devices used in artillery-, rocket- and troop control. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARTILLERY, *FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS), (*ROCKETS, FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS), PROJECTILES, FUZES(ORDNANCE), FUZE FUNCTIONING ELEMENTS, PROJECTILE TRAJECTORIES, FIRE CONTROL COMPUTERS, GUN DIRECTORS, ARTILLERY ROCKETS, LIQUID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, GUIDED MISSILES, RADAR EQUIPMENT, LASERS, USSR

Subject Categories : Fire Control and Bombing Systems
      Guns
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE