Accession Number : AD0832020

Title :   A PROPOSED ACOUSTIC FACILITY FOR UNDERWATER WEAPONS DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Gerber, Henry

Report Date : 11 OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : This report considers the practical problems encountered in the construction of an underwater acoustic ordnance test facility. The requirements for efficient mass testing are stated; and proper procedures to meet these requirements are given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*UNDERWATER ORDNANCE, TEST FACILITIES), FEASIBILITY STUDIES, SITE SELECTION, BUILDINGS, CONSTRUCTION, SPECIFICATIONS, TEST EQUIPMENT, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, TEMPERATURE, PRESSURE, WATER TANKS, ACOUSTIC TORPEDOES, UNDERWATER MINES, TRANSDUCERS, HOMING DEVICES, ACOUSTIC DETECTORS, TARGET DISCRIMINATION, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Torpedoes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE