Accession Number : AD0741500

Title :   Homing Devices.

Descriptive Note : Report bibliography Apr 54-Oct 71.

Corporate Author : DEFENSE DOCUMENTATION CENTER ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date : MAY 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 109

Abstract : The references cover use of homing devices in guided missiles, antitank projectiles, aircraft equipment, and parachute descents. Infrared detectors and sensors are discussed. Homing devices refer to radar homing, radio homing, heat homing, light homing, and proportional navigation. Also discussed are reliability, research and development, guidance and control systems, performance capabilities, and effectiveness of homing devices. (Author)

Descriptors :   *BIBLIOGRAPHIES, *HOMING DEVICES, RADAR HOMING, LIGHT HOMING, HEAT, HOMING, RADIO HOMING, PROPORTIONAL NAVIGATION, AIR TO AIR MISSILES, SURFACE TO AIR MISSILES, AERIAL TARGETS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, DETECTORS, THERMAL TARGETS, OPTICAL TRACKING, TERMINAL GUIDANCE, AIR SEA RESCUE BEACONS.

Subject Categories : Navigation and Guidance
      Target Direction, Range and Position Finding

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE