Accession Number : AD0713527

Title :   THE APPLICATION OF A SOLID STATE HELIUM-NEON GAS LASER TO MISSILE GUIDANCE,

Corporate Author : ARMY ADVANCED BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY HUNTSVILLE ALA

Personal Author(s) : Gibson,Wilber H.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The paper describes the development of laser gyro systems and compares them with conventional gyro systems. The uses of the laser gyro system are given and the advantages of the system for future applications are outlined. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GYRO STABILIZERS, GAS LASERS), (*GAS LASERS, *INERTIAL GUIDANCE), (*GUIDED MISSILE COMPONENTS, GAS LASERS), STABILIZED PLATFORMS, GIMBALS, LASERS, ALIGNMENT, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, COST EFFECTIVENESS, DESIGN

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE