Accession Number : AD0921443

Title :   Developmental Test II (Service Phase) of Night Vision Sight, Crew Served Weapons, AN/TVS-5 (Second Generation).

Descriptive Note : Partial rept. no. 2,

Corporate Author : ARMY INFANTRY BOARD FORT BENNING GA

Personal Author(s) : Thoma, Richard H.

Report Date : JUL 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 70

Abstract : The objectives presented are: (1) to determine to what degree the AN/TVS-5 sight meets the performance requirements of the QMR; (2) to determine the physical and operational characteristics of the AN/TVS-5 sight; (3) to confirm the safety and to determine the reliability and functioning capability of the AN/TVS-5 sight under prevailing temperate climatic conditions; and (4) to evaluate the adequacy of the maintenance package.

Descriptors :   *NIGHT SIGHTS), (*NIGHT VISION DEVICES, NIGHT SKY, NIGHT WARFARE, TARGET DETECTION, REFLECTIVITY, LOW LIGHT LEVELS, ACCURACY, DRY BATTERIES, RETICLES, OPTICAL SIGHTS, OPTICAL IMAGES, WEIGHT, CAMOUFLAGE, RIFLES, MACHINE GUNS, SAFETY, ARMY TRAINING, MAINTENANCE, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, COMPATIBILITY, PROTECTIVE MASKS, MOVING TARGETS, MILITARY VEHICLES, IMAGE INTENSIFICATION, INFANTRY, IMAGE INTENSIFIERS(ELECTRONICS).

Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors
      Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE