Accession Number : AD0894044

Title :   Surface-to-Air Fragmenting Warhead Effectiveness Program,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Kasper, Marvin ; Kobee, Edward F. ; Durkin, James P. ; Kelton, Eugene F.

Report Date : 17 MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 79

Abstract : A computer program was written to evaluate the effectiveness of a weapon system with a fragmenting warhead such as a gun firing fragmenting shells or a missile with a fragmenting warhead against an incoming nonmaneuvering air target. The report is a detailed explanation of this program and includes a flow chart, a program listing and a step-by-step detailed commentary. (Author)

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMS), *KILL PROBABILITIES), (*PROJECTILE TRAJECTORIES, (*ANTISHIP AMMUNITION, (*AIRCRAFT GUNS, NAVAL VESSELS), IMPACT PREDICTION, BLAST, FRAGMENTATION AMMUNITION, SURFACE TO AIR, AERIAL TARGETS, SUBROUTINES, MONTE CARLO METHOD, THREAT EVALUATION.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE