Accession Number : AD0830286

Title :   RANGE SAFETY COMMAND SYSTEM CHECKOUT DESCRIPTION AND PLAN,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Boyd, K. D.

Report Date : 01 SEP 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : This document provides a description of: (1) the XSM-65D, Missile Range Safety Command System, and (2) the associated system checkout as performed with the 27-5054 Missile Systems Checkout Trailer. The Range Safety Command System (Missileborne) consists of dual UHF Receivers, the input of which are ring-coupled to four antennas. Receipt of an audio tone coded FM signal, from a ground based transmitter, effects operation of the receiver output relays to cutoff propellant, destruct the missile or both. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SURFACE TO SURFACE MISSILES, GUIDED MISSILE SAFETY), ULTRAHIGH FREQUENCY, RADIO RECEIVERS, GUIDED MISSILE ANTENNAS, FREQUENCY MODULATION, RADIO TRANSMITTERS, DESTRUCTORS, PROPELLANT CONTROL, SPECIFICATIONS, CHECKOUT PROCEDURES, SENSITIVITY, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING).

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
      Surface-launched Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE