Accession Number : ADA133788

Title :   Eastern Space and Missile Center (ESMC) Capability.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : EASTERN SPACE AND MISSILE CENTER PATRICK AFB FL

Personal Author(s) : Clark,S R ; McLamb,F Donald J

PDF Url : ADA133788

Report Date : 16 Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The Eastern Space and Missile Center's Eastern Test Range includes all stations, ships, sites, ocean areas, and airspace necessary to conduct missile and space vehicle test and evaluation. This paper discusses the major instrumentation systems for the Range and identifies salient instrumentation characteristics important in the support of test programs and in the collection of test data. Highlights of the many technical enhancements and capital plant improvements planned for the near future are also identified. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Guided missile ranges, Florida, Atlantic Ocean, Test equipment, Measuring instruments, Guided missile tracking systems, Radar, Cameras, Telemeter systems, Communication and radio systems

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE