Accession Number : AD0854738

Title :   Optimal Intercept of Maneuvering Targets.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MISSILE RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING LAB REDSTONE ARSENAL AL AER OBALLISTICS DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Dickson, Richard E.

Report Date : 01 APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The conditions under which the solution to the pursuit-evasion differential game and the optimum intercept law are equivalent in three dimensions are shown. Closed form relationships for the acceleration and estimated miss time histories are given for the intercept law. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AERIAL WARFARE, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), INTERCEPTION PROBABILITIES, PURSUIT COURSES, EVASION, GAME THEORY, MISS DISTANCE, MATHEMATICAL LOGIC, OPTIMIZATION.

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE