Accession Number : ADA188304

Title :   Digital Topographic Support System (DTSS).

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER TOPOGRAPHIC LABS FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Marth, Richard B

PDF Url : ADA188304

Report Date : 29 Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The Digital Topographic Support System (DTSS), scheduled for fielding in 1991, will provide automated capabilities to the Army Terrain Teams. DTSS will exploit digital terrain data to generate analysis products and supply digital terrain data to other Army systems. Army terrain analyst will be able to store, revise, and update and create digital terrain data to supplement digital data received from the Defense Mapping Agency. The Required Operational Capability (ROC) was approved in October 1986. Approval to proceed with Full Scale Engineering Development (FSED) was granted in June 1987 and followed by award of the FSED contract in July 1987. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DIGITAL MAPS, ARMY, AUTOMATION, DIGITAL SYSTEMS, TERRAIN, TOPOGRAPHY, COMPUTER PROGRAMS

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE