Accession Number : AD0880150

Title :   New Analyses and Methods Leading to Improved Target Acquisition Requirements Involving Systems, Geodetic and Re-Entry Errors, and Increased Weapons Effectiveness for Conventional Weapons. Part II.

Descriptive Note : Research note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER TOPOGRAPHIC LABS FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Baussus-von Luetzow, Hans G.

Report Date : DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The paper represents a supplemental analysis for height bursts as well as vertical target location errors, considering flat and contoured terrain, and thus completes the development of optimal methods for weapons research and development and a broad spectrum of requirement analyses. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TARGET ACQUISITION, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), (*ARTILLERY FIRE, OPTIMIZATION), AIRBURST, FRAGMENTATION, DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS, TERMINAL BALLISTICS, ERRORS, TERRAIN INTELLIGENCE.

Subject Categories : Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE