Accession Number : AD0921782

Title :   Weapon Environmental Measuring Acquisition System (WEMAS).

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Feb 72-May 73,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA

Personal Author(s) : Parmenter, Wallace W.

Report Date : JUL 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 178

Abstract : This report has presented the WEMAS pod concept in text, photographs, and drawings. The device has successfully passed vibration and temperature environmental tests simulating captive flight. The pod is presently ready for flight testing. The designer considers the WEMAS pod, with its state-of-the-art components, ready for use in obtaining realistic environmental data for air-borne weapons systems.

Descriptors :   (*AIRCRAFT AMMUNITION, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS), (*EXTERNAL STORES, CAPTIVE TESTS), VIBRATION, MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, AIRBORNE, TEST EQUIPMENT, AERODYNAMIC HEATING, DATA ACQUISITION, BOMB RACKS, STRAIN(MECHANICS), ACCELERATION, SOUND, PRESSURE, NAVAL AIRCRAFT, TRANSDUCERS, HANDBOOKS, MAINTENANCE, MANUALS, SIMULATION, MAGNETIC RECORDING SYSTEMS, TAPE RECORDING, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS, POWER SUPPLIES, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, RESPONSE, THERMAL PROPERTIES, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, WEAPON SYSTEMS.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Guided Missiles
      Aerial Bombs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE